Knit

  • 1 knit — [nıt] v present participle knitting [I and T] [: Old English; Origin: cnyttan] 1.) past tense and past participle knitted to make clothing out of wool, using two ↑knitting needles →↑crochet ▪ My grandmother taught me how to knit. ▪ She s knitting …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 2 knit — [ nıt ] (past tense and past participle knit or knit|ted) verb ** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to make something such as a piece of clothing using wool and sticks called knitting needles: She reads and knits to pass the time. knit someone… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 3 Knit — (n[i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Knit} or {Knitted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Knitting}.] [OE. knitten, knutten, As. cnyttan, fr. cnotta knot; akin to Icel. kn[=y]ta, Sw. knyta, Dan. knytte. See {Knot}.] 1. To form into a knot, or into knots; to tie… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Knit — (n[i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Knit} or {Knitted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Knitting}.] [OE. knitten, knutten, As. cnyttan, fr. cnotta knot; akin to Icel. kn[=y]ta, Sw. knyta, Dan. knytte. See {Knot}.] 1. To form into a knot, or into knots; to tie… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Knit — Knit, people, knit! Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Knit, people, knit! Episodio de Gilmore Girls Episodio nº Temporada 7 Episodio 9 Escrito por David Grae Dirigido por Lee Shallat Chemel …

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  • 6 knit — nit vb, knit or knit·ted; knit·ting vt to cause to grow together <time and rest will knit a fractured bone> vi to grow together <fractures in old bones knit slowly> …

    Medical dictionary

  • 7 Knit — Knit, v. i. 1. To form a fabric by interlacing yarn or thread; to weave by making knots or loops. [1913 Webster] 2. To be united closely; to grow together; as, broken bones will in time knit and become sound. [1913 Webster] {To knit up}, to wind… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 knit — The past tense and past participle form of the verb in its main meaning is knitted (a knitted scarf). In figurative meanings, knitted and knit are both used (She knit/knitted her brows / a close knit group) …

    Modern English usage

  • 9 knit — [nit] vt. knitted or knit, knitting [ME knitten < OE cnyttan (akin to Ger knütten, to tie (fishing) nets) < base of cnotta, KNOT1] 1. to make (cloth or a garment) by interconnecting loops of yarn or thread in rows of stitches by means of a… …

    English World dictionary

  • 10 Knit — Knit, n. Union knitting; texture. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 knit — ► VERB (knitting; past and past part. knitted or (especially in sense 3) knit) 1) make by interlocking loops of yarn with knitting needles or on a machine. 2) make (a plain stitch) in knitting. 3) unite or join together. 4) tighten (one s… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 12 knit — index connect (join together), join (bring together), related Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 13 knit — (v.) O.E. cnyttan to tie with a knot, bind, fasten, related to O.N. knytja bind together, M.L.G. knütten to tie, knot, O.E. cnotta a knot, from P.Gmc. *knuttjan, from stem *knutt . Of brows, late 14c. Meaning to do knitting (especially plain… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 14 knit — vb *weave, crochet, braid, plait, tat Analogous words: *join, connect, link, unite …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 15 knit — [v] intertwine affiliate, affix, ally, bind, cable, connect, contract, crochet, fasten, heal, interlace, intermingle, join, link, loop, mend, net, purl, repair, secure, sew, spin, tie, unite, weave, web; concepts 113,202,218 Ant. unknit …

    New thesaurus

  • 16 knit — [[t]nɪ̱t[/t]] knits, knitting, knitted (The past tense can be either knit or knitted for meaning 4.) 1) VERB If you knit something, especially an article of clothing, you make it from wool or a similar thread by using two knitting needles or a… …

    English dictionary

  • 17 knit */*/ — UK [nɪt] / US verb Word forms knit : present tense I/you/we/they knit he/she/it knits present participle knitting past tense knit or knitted past participle knit or knitted 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] to make something such as a piece of… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 KNIT — Infobox Radio station name = KNIT city = Dallas, Texas area = Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex branding = ESPN Deportes 1480 slogan = airdate = January 25, 1953 as KGKO frequency = 1480 kHz format = Spanish language Sports power = 5,000 watts (day)… …

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  • 19 knit — 01. Catriona passed the time during the lecture by working on a scarf she was [knitting]. 02. I could hear the clicking of needles as Anne sat [knitting] a sweater. 03. She sat in the corner, her fingers [knitted] together in her lap. 04. Her… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 20 knit — verb past tense and past participle knitted or knitting (I, T) 1 also knit up to make clothing out of wool using two knitting needles: knit sb sth: She s knitting me a sweater. compare crochet 2 technical to use a plain (=basic) knitting stitch:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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