Origin of knit
OTHER WORDS FROM knitknit·ta·ble, adjectiveknitter, nounpre·knit, verb (used with object), pre·knit·ted or pre·knit, pre·knit·ting.re·knit, verb, re·knit·ted or re·knit, re·knit·ting.
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How to use knit in a sentence
Celebrating wintertime with traditional British designs, the accessory collection of knit caps, snoods, gloves, and socks features JW Anderson’s styling twists with heat tech.
It has all the warming, wicking, odor-resisting, quick-drying benefits of wool in a tight knit that keeps winter winds at bay.
That’s thanks in part to the knit merino wool, which creates a classy yet functional look.
The medium-thick, double-layer quilted polyester knit has an antimicrobial treatment that may help limit contact transmission when you touch the mask.
From its wide, comfortable head straps to its highly breathable, thin double-layer polyester knit fabric, Buff’s filter mask feels made for runners, skiers, and anyone else who does high-motion sports.
There were little blond girls in knit hats next to elderly African American women hobbling on canes.Sharpton Recalls Civil Rights Struggle in DC March Against Police Violence|Ben Jacobs|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Maira Kalman greets me in her Manhattan apartment wearing a white, waffle-knit bathrobe.
A few years passed, and La Banda Picasso remained tight knit but for a few members, such as Pieret, who left France.
This development has not been embraced by everyone in her tight-knit Orthodox community.Challenging Religious Tradition for the Love of God — and the Love of Dance|Moral Courage|June 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Born in the Hessian village of Rhina in 1916, Friedel was the youngest of 16 close-knit siblings and first cousins.
Brief as was this interchange of politenesses, it sufficed to knit together the souls of the seaman and the small boy.The Garret and the Garden|R.M. Ballantyne
Their complexion is a light bronze, stunted in stature, well-knit, and about the middle size.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
And there coming rapidly across from the Comptoir National was the well knit figure of the young man from Atlanta.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
The women knit her a pair of stockings or a shawl, and the Queen delights them by accepting their presents.Friend Mac Donald|Max O'Rell
White wool—Knit a row, decreasing it by taking the first two stitches together, and the last two.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
British Dictionary definitions for knit
- a fabric or garment made by knitting
- (in combination)a heavy knit