knitwear knitwear n. knitted clothing. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • knitwear — ► NOUN ▪ knitted garments …   English terms dictionary

  • knitwear — [nit′wer΄] n. clothing made by knitting …   English World dictionary

  • Knitwear —    History confirms that the early beginnings of knitwear started somewhere around 250 C.E. in Asia and in Europe at about 712 C.E. By the ninth century, patterned knitwear was in use and in the 1300s the Knitters Guild was in place in Paris.… …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

  • knitwear — [[t]nɪ̱tweə(r)[/t]] N UNCOUNT Knitwear is clothing that has been knitted. ...expensive Italian knitwear …   English dictionary

  • Knitwear — Knit|wear [ nɪtwɛ:ɐ̯ ], der od. das; [s] [engl. knitwear = Strickwaren, zu: to knit = stricken u. wear = Kleidung]: modische Strickkleidung …   Universal-Lexikon

  • knitwear — knit|wear [ˈnıt weə US wer] n [U] knitted clothing ▪ a knitwear shop …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Knitwear — Knit|wear [ nitweə] die; <aus gleichbed. engl. knitwear zu to knit »stricken« u. wear »Kleidung«> modische Strickkleidung …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • knitwear — noun (U) knitted (knit (1)) clothing: a knitwear shop …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • knitwear — noun Date: 1926 knitted clothing …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • knitwear — /nit wair /, n. clothing made of knitted fabric. [1920 25; KNIT + WEAR] * * * …   Universalium

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