The free end was then taken round the leg just above the knee and secured with a clove hitch.
They was in a clove hitch again and whisperin' soft and slushy.
A clove hitch is this same knot made around a spar or other article, instead of on its own standing part.
Now at about the middle of the rope form two half hitches, or a clove hitch, on the forward cruz or fork of the saddle.
clove hitch—an effective means for fastening rope to a post or ring.
As he struggled to his feet I stepped over to the blind side of him and tightened the clove hitch around his neck.
Two of these half hitches, side by side, are called by sailors a "clove hitch."
A trip-line is made fast to an anchor with a clove hitch round the crown, and either buoyed or led on board.
Take a clove hitch round each shroud, hauling well taut, and seize the eye of the other end to the shroud.
However, the filling is looped around the frame instead of a lanyard, and a clove hitch is used.