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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Creating clothes by intertwining yarn with special needles; Needlework created by interlacing yarn in a series of connected loops using straight eyeless needles or by machine.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used with object) : The tragedy knitted the family closer together. ,to knit the brow. ,She knitted her play from old folk tales and family anecdotes
  • The introduction talks at length about the origin of the word knitting and its historical meaning.
  • Unpicking plain knitting is dead easy, of course, but the k2togs and (worse) the k3togs tend to stick together.
  • I've always been a loose woman ... uh, in knitting, that is. for more
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