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Definitions of hem:
  • noun:   lap that forms a cloth border doubled back and stitched down
  • verb:   utter `hem' or `ahem'
  • verb:   fold over and sew together to provide with a hem
    Example: "Hem my skirt"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #24607)

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See hem used in context: 26 rhymes, 5 Shakespeare works, 1 Mother Goose rhyme, several books and articles.

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