knar

[ nahr ]

noun
  1. a knot on a tree or in wood.

Origin of knar

1
1200–50; Middle English knarre; cognate with Dutch knar,Low German knarre

Other words from knar

  • knarred, knarry, adjective

Words Nearby knar

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British Dictionary definitions for knar

knar

/ (nɑː) /


noun
  1. a variant of knur

Origin of knar

1
C14 knarre rough stone, knot on a tree; related to Low German knarre

Derived forms of knar

  • knarred or knarry, adjective

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