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faggotting (embroider)

faggotting is a present participle form of faggot

faggot (embroider)

Definition:

to ornament or join (fabric) by faggot stitch

Class:

creation verb (sewing, baking, painting, performing, etc.)

Past tenses:

faggoted | faggotted

Present participles:

faggoting | faggotting

3rd-person singular present:

faggots

Type of:

embroider » decorate » change

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

fagot

Etymology:

Middle English, from Old French fagot ("bundle of sticks"), from Old Italian...
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All senses of faggotting...

Definition references

Collins Dictionary:

faggot | fagot [United States] | faggoty [adjective, derived]

a bundle of sticks or twigs, especially when bound together and used as fuel | a bundle of iron bars, especially a box formed by four pieces of ... (27 of 570 words, 7 definitions, 8 usage examples, pronunciations)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/faggot

Wikipedia:

Faggot [disambiguation] | faggots | faggoting

may refer to: faggot or fagot, branch or twig, or bundle of these Fascine, bundle of brushwood used in civil and military engineering | Fasces, ancient symbol of an axe bound in a bundle of rods | Faggot (unit), archaic unit of measurement for bundles... (43 of 336 words, 25 definitions)

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Wiktionary:

faggot | faggots [plural] | faggoted [past tense] | faggoting [present participle] | fagot [sense-specific] | fag [synonym, sense-specific] | fairy [synonym, sense-specific] | poof [British, synonym, sense-specific] | queer [synonym, sense-specific] | ...

[rare, dated in US] A burning or smouldering piece of firewood. | [British] A bundle of sticks tied together. | [obsolete] Burdensome baggage. | [obsolete, insulting] An old woman. | [Ireland, informal, insulting, obsolete] A shrewish woman. |... (33 of 174 words, 10 definitions, 9 usage examples, pronunciation)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/faggot

Oxford Dictionary:

faggot | fagot [United States] | faggoty [derived] | faggots [related] | faggoting [related] | faggoted [related] | fagots [related] | fagoting [related] | fagoted [related]

(usually "faggots") [British] : a ball or roll of seasoned chopped liver, baked or fried. | a bundle of sticks bound together as fuel. | a bundle of ... (26 of 125 words, 7 definitions, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/faggot

Macmillan British Dictionary:

faggot [countable] | faggots [plural]

[British] a food in the form of a ball made of small pieces of meat mixed with bread | [United States, offensive] an offensive word for a gay man | ... (28 of 62 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/faggot

Merriam-Webster:

faggot [insulting] | faggotry [insulting, related] | faggoty [insulting, related]

a male homosexual (3 of 45 words, pronunciations)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/faggot

American Heritage Dictionary:

faggot

Variant of fagot. | [offensive, slang] Used as a disparaging term for a homosexual man. (14 of 33 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/faggot

Cambridge Dictionary:

faggot [entry 1] | fag

([informal] "fag") [United States, slang] a homosexual man. This word is considered offensive when it's used by people who are not homosexual. (22 of 31 words, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/faggot 1

faggot [entry 2] | fagot

([United States] "fagot") [dated] sticks of wood, tied together, which are used as fuel for a fire (17 of 27 words, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/faggot 2

faggot [entry 3, British]

a ball of meat mixed with bread and herbs, which is fried or cooked in sauce (16 of 27 words, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/faggot 3

New World Dictionary:

faggot | faggoty [adjective, related]

"fagot" | [slang] a male homosexual: term of contempt (8 of 27 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/faggot

Random House Dictionary:

faggot

[British] : fagot. | "faggot" : [slang] (disparaging and offensive). a male homosexual. (12 of 18 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/faggot

Encarta Dictionary:

fagot | fagots [plural] | faggots [plural] | fagoted [past tense] | faggoted [past tense] | fagoting [present participle] | faggoting [present participle] | faggot

a bundle of sticks or twigs, especially wood to be burned as fuel | a bundle of pieces of metal, especially pieces of iron or steel for welding | to ... (28 of 124 words, 4 definitions, pronunciations)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861610253​/definition​.html  [offline]

faggot [entry 1, slang] | faggots [plural]

an offensive term for a gay man (7 of 33 words, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861610250​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

Wiktionary:

faggot | faggots [plural] | faggoted [past tense] | faggoting [present participle]

Origin: Middle English, from Old French fagot ("bundle of sticks"), from Old Italian fagotto, diminutive of Vulgar Latin *facus, from Latin fascis ("bundle of wood"). See also fag.

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/faggot

Oxford Dictionary:

faggot | fagot [United States]

Origin: Middle English (in the sense "bundle of sticks for fuel"): from Old French fagot, from Italian fagotto, based on Greek phakelos "bundle"

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/faggot

Collins Dictionary:

faggot | fagot [United States]

First use: 14th century | 20th century

Origin: from Old French, perhaps from Greek phakelos bundle | special use of faggot1

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/faggot

fagot [United States] | faggot

First use: 14th century

Origin: from Old French, perhaps from Greek phakelos bundle

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/fagot

Merriam-Webster:

faggot [insulting]

First use: 1914

Origin: earlier and dialect, contemptuous word for a woman or child, probably from fagot

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/faggot

fagot [entry 1, noun] | faggot

First use: 14th century

Origin: Middle English fagot, from Anglo-French

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/fagot

American Heritage Dictionary:

faggot

Origin: Perhaps from faggot, variant of "fagot", bundle, lump, old woman.

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/faggot

fagot | fagoted [past tense] | faggoted [past tense] | fagoting [present participle] | faggoting [present participle] | fagots [3rd-person singular present] | faggots [3rd-person singular present]

Origin: Middle English, from Old French, from Old Proven├žal, possibly from Vulgar Latin *facus, from Greek phakelos, bundle.

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New World Dictionary:

faggot

Origin: probably extended from fag (homosexual), on the pattern of "faggot"

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fagot

Origin: Middle English from Old French, with change of suffix from Vulgar Latin *facellum from Greek phakelos, a bundle

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Encarta Dictionary:

faggot [entry 1, slang] | faggots [plural]

First use: Early 20th century

Origin: fagot as an offensive term for a woman

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861610250​/definition​.html  [offline]

fagot | fagots [plural] | faggots [plural] | fagoted [past tense] | faggoted [past tense] | fagoting [present participle] | faggoting [present participle]

First use: 13th century

Origin: Old French from Italian faggotto from Greek phakelos "bundle"

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861610253​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

Macmillan British Dictionary:

faggot [countable] | faggots [plural]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "faggot"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/faggot

Cambridge Dictionary:

faggot [entry 1]

Audio 1: British English pronunuciation of "faggot"

Audio 2: North American English pronunuciation of "faggot"

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/faggot 1

the Free Dictionary:

faggot

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "faggot"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "faggot"

Audio 3: North American English pronunciation of "faggot" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/faggot

fagot

Audio: British English pronunciation of "fagot"

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Google Dictionary:

faggot | faggots [plural]

Audio: English pronunciation of "faggot"

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fagot | fagots [plural] | faggots [plural]

Audio: English pronunciation of "fagot"

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YourDictionary Audio:

faggot

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "faggot" by speech synthesizer

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fagot

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "fagot" by speech synthesizer

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Collins Dictionary:

fagot [United States] | faggot

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "fagot"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/fagot

Macmillan American Dictionary:

fagot [countable, outdated] | fagots [plural]

Audio: North American pronunciation of "fagot"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/fagot

Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

fagot

Audio: North American pronunciation of "fagot"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=faggot​01 word=fagot

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