love knot


noun

a knot of ribbon as a token of love.

Nearby words

  1. love for love,
  2. love game,
  3. love handle,
  4. love handles,
  5. love hotel,
  6. love letter,
  7. love life,
  8. love makes the world go `round,
  9. love match,
  10. love nest

Origin of love knot

1350–1400; Middle English love knotte

Also called lover's knot.

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British Dictionary definitions for love knot

love knot

noun

a stylized bow, usually of ribbon, symbolizing the bond between two loversAlso called: lover's knot
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