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Synonyms for knit

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. knit(noun)

    a fabric made by knitting

    knit stitch, knitwork, knitting, plain, plain stitch

  2. knit, knit stitch, plain, plain stitch(noun)

    a basic knitting stitch

    plain stitch, plain, champaign, field, knitting, knit stitch, knitwork

  3. knit, knitting, knitwork(verb)

    needlework created by interlacing yarn in a series of connected loops using straight eyeless needles or by machine

    knit stitch, knitwork, knitting, plain, plain stitch

  4. knit(verb)

    make (textiles) by knitting

    "knit a scarf"

    pucker, entwine, rumple, crumple, cockle

  5. knit, entwine(verb)

    tie or link together

    pucker, enlace, crumple, intertwine, twine, entwine, interlace, rumple, lace, cockle

  6. pucker, rumple, cockle, crumple, knit(verb)

    to gather something into small wrinkles or folds

    "She puckered her lips"

    ripple, ruffle up, entwine, tumble, rumple, pucker, break down, crease, riffle, wrinkle, collapse, ruck up, gather, crumble, buckle, ruck, tuck, ruffle, mess up, crinkle, cockle, crumple, undulate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. knit(v. a.)

    join, unite, connect

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "knit":

    knitting, knitted, weaving

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  1. David Regoli:

    This was a tragic accident that has devastated our very close-knit family.

  2. Kensington Palace:

    Thomas Markle has a very close-knit circle of friends and Thomas Markle did n’t want to choose one over another, all have been actively involved in helping her prepare for the day and will be there in the days beforehand. She’s very happy to have Thomas Markle support.

  3. Beverley Mitchell:

    Im closest with( Jessica Biel), I think we had a very special relationship, growing up in that same world, so weve always stayed in a very tight-knit relationship, jessica Biel is one of my rocks and my dearest friends -- more than a friend, shes like a sister.

  4. Democratic Rep. Peter DeFazio:

    Roseburg is a small, tight-knit community, it’ll take time and our patience as they grieve and recover. We call that UCC Strong. Roseburg strong.

  5. Lara Aknin:

    Generosity helps knit our social lives together... and function as a larger collective, gift-giving, and helping others more broadly, helps us navigate and smooth our social world.

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