patchwork definition

  • noun:
    • Needlework comprising varicolored patches of product sewn together, as with a quilt.
    • an accumulation various or incongruous components; a jumble.
    • A work, such as a blanket, composed of numerous colors and shapes, sewn collectively in order to make an appealing entire.
    • almost any creation that utilizes different aspects to produce one, entire piece.
    • Work composed of pieces sewed together, esp. pieces of different colors and numbers; for this reason, everything put together of incongruous or ill-adapted components; anything irregularly or clumsily composed; anything patched up.
    • Work made up of items of different colors or figures sewed collectively, especially a mixture of many tiny pieces of stuff, sewed collectively advantage to edge, to create a curtain, bedspread, or even the want.
    • Work composed of pieces clumsily built; everything created of ill-assorted parts.
    • a theory or argument consists of various or incongruous ideas
    • sewing comprising pieces of various products sewn collectively in a pattern
    • a quilt made by stitching spots of various materials together
  • verb:
    • generate a patchwork from items of textile
    • To assemble from many different sources; to cobble collectively

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