verb (used with object), hand-knit·ted or hand-knit, hand-knit·ting.

to knit by hand.


knitted by hand.

Origin of hand-knit

First recorded in 1915–20
Related formshand knitter, noun
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adjective also: hand-knitted

knitted by hand, not on a machine

verb -knits, -knitting, -knitted or -knit

to knit (garments) by hand
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