Definition of lacemaking in English:

lacemaking

noun

  • [mass noun] The activity or occupation of making lace.

    • ‘Due to personal bias, the contents will tend to lean heavily towards 16th and early 17 century laces, and lacemaking in the SCA.’
    • ‘The development of lacemaking is based on the mastery of other textile handicrafts, primarily weaving and embroidery.’
    • ‘Tatting materials are few; all you need for lacemaking is thread, a shuttle or needle, and patterns.’
    • ‘Although I have tried different ways of making lace, such as fine crochet, knitted lace and tatting, to me bobbin lacemaking has to be the most satisfying of all.’

Pronunciation:

lacemaking

/ˈleɪsˌmeɪkɪŋ/