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Engelsk navneord: knot

1. knot (om gruppe) a tight cluster of people or things

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA small knot of women listened to his sermon.
The bird had a knot of feathers forming a crest.

Mindre specifikke termerbunch, clump, cluster, clustering

2. knot (om genstand) any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object

Mindre specifikke termerfastener, fastening, fixing, holdfast

Mere specifikke termerbarrel knot, blood knot, bow, bowknot, carrick bend, clove hitch, figure eight, figure of eight, fisherman's bend, fisherman's knot, Gordian knot, half hitch, hawser bend, hitch, loop knot, love knot, lover's knot, lovers' knot, overhand knot, prolonge knot, sailor's breastplate, sheepshank, slipknot, square knot, stopper knot, surgeon's knot, true lover's knot, true lover's knot, true lovers' knot, truelove knot, Turk's head

3. knot (om masse el. substans) a hard cross-grained round piece of wood in a board where a branch emerged

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe saw buckled when it hit a knot.

Mindre specifikke termerwood

Omfatter disse overordnede termerboard, plank

4. knot (om form) something twisted and tight and swollen

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTheir muscles stood out in knots.
The old man's fists were two great gnarls.
His stomach was in knots.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gnarl

Mindre specifikke termerdistorted shape, distortion

5. knot (om mængde el. mål) a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)air mile, international nautical mile, mi, mile, naut mi, nautical mile

Mindre specifikke termernautical linear unit

6. knot (om egenskab) soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)burl, slub

Mindre specifikke termerraggedness, roughness

7. knot (om dyr) a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Calidris canutus, grayback, greyback

Mindre specifikke termersandpiper

Tilhører disse overordnede termerCalidris, genus Calidris

Engelsk udsagnsord: knot

1. knot (om tilvejebringelse) make into knots; make knots out of

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe knotted her fingers.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termercreate from raw material, create from raw stuff

Mere specifikke termermacrame

2. knot (om relation) tie or fasten into a knot

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningKnot the shoelaces.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbind, tie

3. knot (om relation) tangle or complicate

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA ravelled story.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ravel, tangle

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something PP

Mindre specifikke termerenlace, entwine, interlace, intertwine, lace, twine

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)ravel, ravel out, unknot, unpick, unravel, unravel, unscramble, untangle

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