The captain came near the tent once, but retreated at the vision of the knitter.
Ellen thought a pincushion might be useful; and the knitter of the large establishment provided me with comforters.
As a freeman of Aberdeen I should be a knitter of stockings.'
Drop worsted through the hole in the center of the knitter and draw it out at the other end, three inches.
Hippolito is mad, for he means this day to be married; the afternoon is the hour, and Friar Anselmo is the knitter.
She gossips along, and scribbles, with the indefatigable finger of a maker of bobbin lace, or a German knitter of stockings.
One thing is that the Flemish knitter cannot get on at all comfortably unless the needles are long enough to tuck under her arms.
Miss Sophie (the sisters said Suffy) was the knitter and her needles were never still.
Old English cnyttan "to tie with a knot, bind, fasten," related to Old Norse knytja "bind together," Middle Low German knütten "to tie, knot," Old English cnotta "a knot," from Proto-Germanic *knuttjan, from stem *knutt-. Of brows, late 14c. Meaning "to do knitting" (especially plain stitch) is from 1520s. Related: Knitted; knitting.