patchwork

Definitions of patchwork
1

n sewing consisting of pieces of different materials sewn together in a pattern

Type of:
sewing, stitchery
needlework on which you are working with needle and thread

n a quilt made by sewing patches of different materials together

Synonyms:
patchwork quilt
Types:
crazy quilt
a patchwork quilt without a design
Type of:
comfort, comforter, puff, quilt
bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together

n a theory or argument made up of miscellaneous or incongruous ideas

Synonyms:
hodgepodge, jumble
Type of:
theory
a belief that can guide behavior

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