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verb as in weave, complicate

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Cotton and leather boot laces are simply no match for paracord’s breaking strength, high knot strength, or durability, then or now.

Vortex helicity has long been defined as the total number of links and knots in a vortex or in a connected group of vortices.

If such a fluid existed, then no matter what changes a vortex or group of linked vortices in the fluid went through, the number of links and knots would add up to the same number.

In the season 7 finale, George and Susan were finally tying the knot and George’s wallet was taking a beating.

The rules predict only the relative strength of each knot — that is, whether one knot is stronger than another.

There is something irrevocable-feeling about couples tying the knot on the steps of the county courthouse.

Every day before leaving home, Sara stands before the mirror and tightens the knot on her scarf.

The most famous people in the world tied the knot secretly over the weekend.

The moment he was finally able to loop a knot by himself was a milestone, his first step to becoming a man.

Star-studded guests arrived in fancy cars, and music and cheers rose above the castle walls as Kimye tied the knot.

At the head they insert a bamboo knot, with its point well sharpened into two edges.

This is called the "Investiture of the Top-knot," and is always attended by solemn ceremonies.

In accordance with that statement, he had decided that on the next day his son should be formally "invested" with the top-knot.

He went down the road, collected his little knot of listeners, and began the Song of the Girl.

I asked sharply, and MacRae flung the same query over one shoulder as he fumbled at the tight-drawn latigo-knot.


On this page you'll find 130 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to knot, such as: screw, tangle, bond, braid, bunch, and coil.

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