Definition of broider in US English:



[with object]archaic
  • Ornament with embroidery.

    • ‘After the processes of spinning, dying, broidering and weaving, silk comes out to be gorgeous and delicate.’
    • ‘As she begins the practical task of making shoes, ‘a fancy came into her head… and [she] fell to broidering the kindly deer-skin’.’
    • ‘The square of fabric in the front, however, displays the skill of broidering for its owner.’
    • ‘In its first years, the cooperative focused on organizing and training a group of women, and on mounting a small structure for the development of decorative pieces with techniques such as ‘fuxico’ (broidering with pieces of fabric), crochet, and patchwork (with recycled fabrics).’