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knot

synonym (synonym of knot)

  • (noun.shape)
    something twisted and tight and swollen (noun.shape)
     
  • (noun.quantity)
    a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude (noun.quantity)
     
  • (noun.attribute)
    soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design (noun.attribute)
     
  • (noun.animal)
    a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere (noun.animal)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    tangle or complicate (verb.contact)
     

antonym (antonym of knot)

hypernym (knot IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a hard cross-grained round piece of wood in a board where a branch emerged (noun.substance)
    the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees (noun.substance)
     
  • a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere (noun.animal)
    any of numerous usually small wading birds having a slender bill and piping call; closely related to the plovers (noun.animal)
     
  • a tight cluster of people or things (noun.group)
    a grouping of a number of similar things (noun.group)
     
  • a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude (noun.quantity)
    a linear unit of distance used in navigation (noun.quantity)
     
  • any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object (noun.artifact)
    restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place (noun.artifact)
     
  • make into knots; make knots out of (verb.creation)
    make from scratch (verb.creation)
     
  • soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design (noun.attribute)
    a texture of a surface or edge that is not smooth but is irregular and uneven (noun.attribute)
     
  • something twisted and tight and swollen (noun.shape)
    a shape resulting from distortion (noun.shape)
     
  • tangle or complicate (verb.contact)
    spin,wind, or twist together (verb.contact)
     
  • tie or fasten into a knot (verb.contact)
    fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord (verb.contact)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF knot relation)

  • any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object (noun.artifact)
    a knot used for tying fishing leaders together; the ends of the two leaders are wrapped around each other two or three times (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot used to connect the ends of two large ropes or hawsers (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot used to fasten a line temporarily to a post or spar (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot having the shape of the numeral 8; tied in a rope that has been passed through a hole or pulley and that prevents the rope from coming loose (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot for tying a line to a spar or ring (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot for tying the ends of two lines together (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an intricate knot tied by Gordius, the king of Phrygia, and cut by the sword of Alexander the Great after he heard that whoever undid it would become more.. (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot used to fasten a rope temporarily to an object; usually tied double (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot uniting the ends of two lines (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot that can be undone by pulling against the strain that holds it; a temporary knot (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    any of various knots used to make a fixed loop in a rope (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a stylized or decorative knot used as an emblem of love (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a simple small knot (often used as part of other knots) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot in the rope used to drag a gun carriage (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot for shortening a line (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot at the end of a cord or rope that can slip along the cord or rope around which it is made (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a double knot made of two half hitches and used to join the ends of two cords (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a knot that prevents a rope from passing through a hole (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    any of several knots used in tying stitches or ligatures (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an ornamental knot that resembles a small turban (noun.artifact)
     
  • make into knots; make knots out of (verb.creation)
    make knotted patterns (verb.creation)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • a hard cross-grained round piece of wood in a board where a branch emerged (noun.substance)
    a stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes (noun.substance)
     

member meronym (HAS MEMBER relation)

  • a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere (noun.animal)
    a genus of Scolopacidae (noun.animal)
     

derivation (.... is derived from knot)

  • a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude (noun.quantity)
    (used only in combinations) the length of something in miles (noun.quantity)
     
  • any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object (noun.artifact)
    tie or fasten into a knot (verb.contact)
     
  • (adj.all)
    tangled in knots or snarls (adj.all)
     
  • soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design (noun.attribute)
    remove the burls from cloth (verb.change)
     
  • something twisted and tight and swollen (noun.shape)
    twist into a state of deformity (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    tangle or complicate (verb.contact)
     
  • (adj.all)
    used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots (adj.all)
     
  • tangle or complicate (verb.contact)
    something jumbled or confused (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.event)
    a row of unravelled stitches (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.shape)
    something twisted and tight and swollen (noun.shape)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym part meronym member meronym derivation gnarl air mile burl slub calidris canutus grayback unknot unpick unravel unscramble ravel ravel out sandpiper fastener raggedness roughness bunch clump barrel knot blood knot bow bowknot carrick bend clove hitch board plank calidris genus calidris knotty burl miler gnarl

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