knotted

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English knotted, iknotted, from the past participle of the verb knotten.

Adjective[edit]

knotted (comparative more knotted, superlative most knotted)

  1. full of knots, knotty
  2. tied in knots
  3. tangled, tangly, knotty, entangled, matted, snarled, unkempt, or uncombed

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Verb[edit]

knotted

  1. simple past tense and past participle of knot
    1. He arrives at school every day with his shoestrings all knotted.
      Her macrame basket hangers are so well knotted.

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The past participle of a rare verb knotten.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈknɔtəd/, /iˈknɔtəd/, /əˈknɔtəd/

Adjective[edit]

knotted

  1. knotted, knotty, tangled
  2. tied, linked
  3. lumpy, bumpy

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