Adjective "Knot" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Knot


    Definition:

    1. an interlacing, twining, looping, etc., of a cord, rope, or the like, drawn tight into a knob or lump, for fastening, binding, or connecting two cords together or a cord to something else.

    2. a piece of ribbon or similar material tied or folded upon itself and used or worn as an ornament.

    3. a group or cluster of persons or things: a knot of spectators.

    4. the hard, cross-grained mass of wood at the place where a branch joins the trunk of a tree.

    5. a part of this mass showing in

    Origin:
    knot

    Examples:

    "winds can be knot."

    "gustings can be knot."

    "drops can be knot."

    "air speeds can be knot."