Definition of 'zigzag'

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Example sentences containing 'zigzag'

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Trim allowance and zigzag stitch the raw edges together. Churchill, Jane (ed.) Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)The edge can be cut and left plain or finished with zigzag stitching. Churchill, Jane (ed.) Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)Set the sewing machine to a large zigzag stitch and work over the cord. Churchill, Jane (ed.) Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)Beach deposits move in a zigzag fashion as shown in the diagram below. Jilbert, John Geography Basic Facts (1983)We set off up the steep zigzag path. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is also the spot where a zigzag path leads down to the shore and wooden platforms that are full of sunbeds. Times, Sunday Times (2008)My advice to you is always move in a zigzag fashion and stay close to trees '. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Ensure you zigzag your route, as this will reduce the impact on your hips and knees. The Sun (2014)At that moment triangular shadows will be cast down the 91 steps in a zigzag pattern. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Around 10% of sufferers say these feelings are accompanied by flashing lights or zigzag lines. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Trim away the excess fabric and lace and stitch along the outline again, covering the raw edges with zigzag stitch. Churchill, Jane (ed.) Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)You then slowly jog back down, ideally using a zigzag pattern or a longer route that will take you about two minutes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In the main, my investments have gone up in value, but on a zigzag line. Times, Sunday Times (2014)I was waiting on the zigzag lines outside the school because there was a car in front doing a U-turn. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Of course, there were workers who switched industries and took zigzag job routes, but they were exceptions. Christianity Today (2000)Driving along the coastal road, your eyes are so frequently drawn to the spectacle on either side that a zigzag into the oncoming traffic seems dangerously likely. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A zigzag pattern, for example, would have been a lot easier to defend than a trench going in a straight line. Times, Sunday Times (2013)

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