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knot

Synonyms of knot in English:

noun

  • 1 tie a small knot in the yarn
    tie, twist, loop, bow, splice, splicing, join, link, fastening, bond, intertwinement, interlacement, ligature, joint, connection;
    tangle, entanglement
  • 2 a knot in the wood
    nodule, gnarl, knurl, node, lump, knob, swelling, growth, gall, protuberance, bump
    archaic knar
  • 3 there was a knot of people around Catherine
  • 4 a pretty garden with knots of lavender
    clump, tuft, cluster, bunch, tuffet, tussock, bush
  • verb

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  • their scarves were knotted round their throats
    tie, make/tie a knot in, make a bow in, loop, lace;
    fasten, secure, bind, make fast, tie up, do up, lash, tether
    [Antonyms] untie
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