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Meaning of KNOTTED

Pronunciation:  'nâtid

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  tied with a knot; "his carefully knotted necktie"
  2. [adj]  tangled in knots or snarls; "a mass of knotted string"; "snarled thread"
  3. [adj]  used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots; "gnarled and knotted hands"; "a knobbed stick"

KNOTTED is a 7 letter word that starts with K.


 Synonyms: crooked, fastened, gnarled, gnarly, knobbed, knotty, snarled, snarly, tangled, tied



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Knot"ted\, a.
1. Full of knots; having knots knurled; as, a knotted cord;
   the knotted oak. --Dryden.

2. Interwoven; matted; entangled.

         Make . . . thy knotted and combined locks to part.

3. Having intersecting lines or figures.

         The west corner of thy curious knotted garden.

4. (Geol.) Characterized by small, detached points, chiefly
   composed of mica, less decomposable than the mass of the
   rock, and forming knots in relief on the weathered
   surface; as, knotted rocks. --Percival.

5. Entangled; puzzling; knotty. [R.]

         They're catched in knotted lawlike nets. --Hudibras.

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