noun Scot. and North England.
Examples from the Web for knowes
I am confident He knowes me not, and I were worse than mad To be my owne betrayer, here's my husband.The Lady of Pleasure|James Shirley
The country thereabouts is not very wild, and there are many cotter houses set about the holms and dotted among the knowes.The Men of the Moss-Hags|S. R. Crockett
Since I hae slippit the tether, I may as well tak a canter o'er the knowes.Ringan Gilhaize|John Galt
No, none of them all that knowes the Facion of the countrye.One dialogue, or Colloquye of Erasmus (entituled Diuersoria)|Desiderius Erasmus
God that knowes the secrets of all hearts knowes this is a truth, and nothing else here written.A History of Epidemics in Britain, Volume II (of 2)|Charles Creighton