Definitions for knotted
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word knotted
tied with a knot
"his carefully knotted necktie"
gnarled, gnarly, knotted, knotty, knobbed(adj)
used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots
"gnarled and knotted hands"; "a knobbed stick"
full of knots; having knots knurled; as, a knotted cord; the knotted oak
interwoven; matted; entangled
having intersecting lines or figures
characterized by small, detached points, chiefly composed of mica, less decomposable than the mass of the rock, and forming knots in relief on the weathered surface; as, knotted rocks
entangled; puzzling; knotty
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Music has charms to soothe the savage breast To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
Music hath charms to soothe the savage breast, to soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
Music has charms to soothe the savage breast
To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
Music hath charms to soothe a savage breast, To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.N.B. This quote is commonly misquoted as savage beast.
If all hearts were open and all desires known -- as they would be if people showed their souls -- how many gapings, sighings, clenched fists, knotted brows, broad grins, and red eyes should we see in the market-place!
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