Meaning of NEEDLE in English
( n. )
A slender rod or wire used in knitting; a knitting needle; also, a hooked instrument which carries the thread or twine, and by means of which knots or loops are formed in the process of netting, knitting, or crocheting.
Webster's Revised Unabridged English Dictionary. Пересмотренный полный словарь английского языка Webster. 2012