close-knit, closely knit(adj)
held together as by social or cultural ties
"a close-knit family"; "close-knit little villages"; "the group was closely knit"
(of a group) Closely linked or connected, as by a common identity, culture, or bond.
I come from a close-knit family; we never keep secrets from one another.
Origin: From close + knit.
The numerical value of close-knit in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of close-knit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.
Lafayette, my hometown, is known for its joie de vivre, we work together. We play hard together. It’s a great community. Close-knit. And it has been recognized as the happiest city in America.
They hurt their own neighborhood, and that's the hard part about it ..., we're a close-knit neighborhood. We help one another. But we can't even help each other. No supermarket, no medicine. Even the corner store was tore up.
The level of craftsmanship here has really skyrocketed, ever since 28 Hong Kong Street opened in 2011 and Michael Callahan and other people like him who are world class mixologists moved here, they've created this very close knit community where they're supporting each other and not competing with each other.
We have strict orders from our lawyers (not to comment), soon enough, I'd love to tell the other side of the story. It's ridiculous, why he's expelled. It's probably going to set some sort of precedent. We're trying to do things the gentleman's way, so we're keeping things close-knit. But you guys will get a story.
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