Definition of square knot in English:

square knot

Line breaks: square knot

noun

US term for reef knot.
More example sentences
  • The procedure doesn't distinguish, for example, between the granny knot and the square knot even though it is impossible to deform one into the other.
  • Instead, he figured that tiny square knots would do the trick.
  • Poe dropped down the rope and Dustin wrapped it tightly around the animal's eyes, securing it with a square knot.

Definition of square knot in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day flippant
Pronunciation: ˈflɪp(ə)nt
adjective
not showing a serious or respectful attitude