Dictionary.com

hand-knit

[ hand-nit ]
/ ˈhændˈnɪt /
Save This Word!

verb (used with object), hand-knit·ted or hand-knit, hand-knit·ting.
to knit by hand.
adjective
knitted by hand.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of hand-knit

First recorded in 1915–20

OTHER WORDS FROM hand-knit

hand knitter, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use hand-knit in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for hand-knit

hand-knit

adjective also: hand-knitted
knitted by hand, not on a machine
verb -knits, -knitting, -knitted or -knit
to knit (garments) by hand
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK