Another word for knot

Noun

gnarl, knot - something twisted and tight and swollen

Example:- their muscles stood out in knots

burl, knot, slub - soft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design

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

air mile, international nautical mile, knot, mi, mile, naut mi, nautical mile - a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude

knot - a tight cluster of people or things

Example:- a small knot of women listened to his sermon

Calidris canutus, grayback, greyback, knot - a sandpiper that breeds in the Arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere

knot - a hard cross-grained round piece of wood in a board where a branch emerged

Example:- the saw buckled when it hit a knot

Verb

knot - tie or fasten into a knot

Example:- knot the shoelaces

knot, ravel, tangle - tangle or complicate

Example:- a ravelled story

knot - make into knots; make knots out of

Example:- She knotted her fingers

Tweets containing the word knot

Source : WordNet