sinnet

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin unknown.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sinnet (plural sinnets)

  1. (nautical) a braided cord
    • 2004: Last night, the men were gathered on the foredeck laying up grass into sinnet for ropes by lantern-light & the prohibition on ‘supernuminaries’ on the foredeck seemed not to apply. — David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

sinnet

  1. Second-person plural subjunctive I of sinnen.

Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sinnet

  1. Definite singular of sinn

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sinnet

  1. definite singular of sinne