Definition of knotting in English:


Syllabification: knot·ting
Pronunciation: /ˈnätiNG


  • 1The action or craft of tying knots in yarn or string to make carpets or other decorative items.
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    • Off-loom techniques such as macramé and knotting were popular, and shaped weaving was tried.
    • Anderson was a professional painter for 15 years before turning to Chinese knotting in 1996.
  • 1.1The knots tied in a carpet or other item.

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