Definition of timber hitch in English:

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timber hitch

noun

A knot used in attaching a rope to a log or spar.
Example sentences
  • Then began two months of learning how to tie clove and timber hitches, square and diagonal lashings.
  • There are half hitches, clove hitches, timber hitches, and rolling hitches - all having a purpose.
  • Each patrol is to pull logs or similar items across a space or distance using a timber hitch with a single half hitch for fastening on to the log.
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