Definition of Knot. Meaning of Knot. Synonyms of Knot

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Definition of Knot

Knot
Knot Knot, v. i. 1. To form knots or joints, as in a cord, a plant, etc.; to become entangled. Cut hay when it begins to knot. --Mortimer. 2. To knit knots for fringe or trimming. 3. To copulate; -- said of toads. [R.] --Shak.
Knot
Knot Knot, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Knotted; p. pr. & vb. n. Knotting.] 1. To tie in or with, or form into, a knot or knots; to form a knot on, as a rope; to entangle. ``Knotted curls.' --Drayton. As tight as I could knot the noose. --Tennyson. 2. To unite closely; to knit together. --Bacon. 3. To entangle or perplex; to puzzle. [Obs. or R.]

Meaning of Knot from wikipedia

- button knot, double connection knot, double coin knot, agemaki, cross knot, square knot, Plafond knot, Pan Chang knot, and the good luck knot. Knots of more...
- The Gordian Knot is a legend of Phrygian Gordium ****ociated with Alexander the Great. It is often used as a metaphor for an intractable problem (untying...
- The knot (/nɒt/) is a unit of speed equal to one nautical mile per hour, exactly 1.852 km/h (approximately 1.151 mph or 0.514 m/s). The ISO standard symbol...
- In topology, knot theory is the study of mathematical knots. While inspired by knots which appear in daily life, such as those in shoelaces and rope,...
- The Knot may refer to: The Knot (1921 film), an Italian silent film directed by Gaston Ravel The Knot (2006 film), a Chinese film directed by Yin Li The...
- knots (Irish: snaidhm Cheilteach, Welsh: cwlwm Celtaidd, Cornish: kolm Keltek) are a variety of knots and stylized graphical representations of knots...
- The overhand knot, for example, is also known as the thumb knot. The figure-eight knot is also known as the savoy knot or the Flemish knot. Contents Top...
- The endless knot or eternal knot (Sanskrit: śrīvatsa; simplified Chinese: 盘长结; traditional Chinese: 盤長結; pinyin: pánzhǎng jié; Tibetan དཔལ་བེའུ། dpal be'u;...
- The hangman's knot or hangman's noose (also known as a collar during the Elizabethan era) is a knot most often ****ociated with its use in hanging a person...
- The constrictor knot is one of the most effective binding knots. Simple and secure, it is a harsh knot that can be difficult or impossible to untie once...
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