Definition of

Tacking

  1. (noun, act) (nautical) the act of changing tack
  2. (noun, artifact) a loose temporary sewing stitch to hold layers of fabric together

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Synonyms of Tacking

baste, basting, basting stitch, tack

Alternate forms of Tacking

Derivations: tack

Hypernyms: change of course, embroidery stitch, sewing stitch

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