knar

[ nahr ]
/ nɑr /

noun

a knot on a tree or in wood.

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Origin of knar

1200–50; Middle English knarre; cognate with Dutch knar,Low German knarre

OTHER WORDS FROM knar

knarred, knarry, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for knar

knar
/ (nɑː) /

noun

a variant of knur

Derived forms of knar

knarred or knarry, adjective

Word Origin for knar

C14 knarre rough stone, knot on a tree; related to Low German knarre
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