overcasting

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  • Info Overcasting is the process of broadcasting content that is meant to be played over and in sync with another piece of content. more...
  • The two little girls, the younger only three years, are both overcasting seams. Cited from White Slaves, by Louis A Banks
  • All of these work in conjunction with the a web based Overcasting service.
  • Come -- fear ye shall have, mid the sky's overcasting! Cited from Poems By The Way & Love Is Enough, by William Morris
  • The teacher should demonstrate the method of overcasting and explain its use. Cited from Ontario Teachers' Manuals, by Ministry of Education Ontario
  • If you wish to make them very slender at the bottom, you can finish them off with a few overcasting stitches. Cited from Encyclopedia of Needlework, by Therese de Dillmont
  • I'm going in to do overcasting as hard as I can, because I hate that the worst. Cited from New Chronicles of Rebecca by Kate Douglas Wiggin 7
  • The bottom edge of the waist may be finished by overcasting. Cited from Textiles and Clothing, by Kate Heintz Watson
  • In 1998, they released their first full length album, Overcasting.
  • The storm had grown more violent, and great clouds, ominous with rain, were now overcasting the sky. Cited from A Lover in Homespun, by F. Clifford Smith
  • Since the youngest child was two and a half years old she has been daily engaged in overcasting the long seams of the garments made by her mother. Cited from The Arena, by Various
  • Overcasting stitches are always worked from right to left. Cited from Encyclopedia of Needlework, by Therese de Dillmont
  • The braids are joined together where they meet with a few overcasting stitches, as shown in the illustration. Cited from Encyclopedia of Needlework, by Therese de Dillmont
  • Turn the velvet over the edge one-fourth inch and sew down with an overcasting stitch. Cited from Make Your Own Hats, by Gene Allen Martin
  • Sew the medium-sized flowers and the small ones to the big ones with overcasting stitches. Cited from Encyclopedia of Needlework, by Therese de Dillmont
  • Double cloth garments may also be made reversible by binding or overcasting edges.
  • The crosses being put in at the same time as the overcasting of the bars renders some forethought necessary to get each in at just the right time and place. Cited from Embroidery and Tapestry Weaving, by Grace Christie
  • To make the button-hole, use a thread of sufficient length to do both the overcasting and the button-holing. Cited from Ontario Teachers' Manuals, by Ministry of Education Ontario
  • This should be done with a close overcasting stitch on the under side, being careful not to prick through to the right side of the velvet. Cited from Make Your Own Hats, by Gene Allen Martin
  • Overcasting handles timing variations found across different sources and file formats.
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Root form of overcasting is overcast for the verb.

Meaning of overcasting

  • noun A long whipstitch or overhand stitch overlying an edge to prevent raveling
  • verb Make overcast or cloudy
    Fall weather often overcasts our beaches
  • verb Sew over the edge of with long slanting wide stitches
  • verb Sew with an overcast stitch from one section to the next
    overcast books