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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:

    knitting, knitted, weaving

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  1. Salma Shah:

    This administration wants to unsettle and dislodge establishment institutions that it believes have failed the public for decades, dom is the symbolic figurehead of a group of people who have all wanted this for years. They are tight-knit and very loyal to him.

  2. Chieftess Queen Quet:

    The Gullah/Geechee Nation is The Gullah/Geechee Nation, it is as tightly knit as a sweet grass basket that's sewn together and as tightly knit as a cast net is sewn together -- there's strength in it and that means if you pull on it, you can't just get it to break apart.

  3. Stephanie Grisham:

    Michelle Obama and Laura Bush are a close-knit team.

  4. Pete Buttigieg:

    We know that there needs to be common sense gun safety reform in this country and we know there's a lot of things we can do at the civic level to knit back together the social fabric that is so frayed in this country.

  5. Robin Green:

    My masculinity isn't hinged on whether or not I knit.

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