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Princeton's WordNet

  1. knoll, mound, hillock, hummock, hammocknoun

    a small natural hill

Webster Dictionary

  1. Knollnoun

    a little round hill; a mound; a small elevation of earth; the top or crown of a hill

    Etymology: [OE. knollen, AS. cnyllan. See Knell.]

  2. Knollverb

    to ring, as a bell; to strike a knell upon; to toll; to proclaim, or summon, by ringing

    Etymology: [OE. knollen, AS. cnyllan. See Knell.]

  3. Knollverb

    to sound, as a bell; to knell

    Etymology: [OE. knollen, AS. cnyllan. See Knell.]

  4. Knollnoun

    the tolling of a bell; a knell

    Etymology: [OE. knollen, AS. cnyllan. See Knell.]


  1. Knoll

    Knoll is a design firm that produces office systems, seating, files and storage, tables and desks, textiles, and accessories for office and for the home. The company also manufactures furniture for the home by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Harry Bertoia, Florence Knoll, Frank Gehry, Maya Lin and Eero Saarinen under the company's KnollStudio division. Over 40 Knoll designs can be found in the permanent design collection of The Museum of Modern Art in New York City.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Knoll

    nōl, n. a round hillock: the top of a hill. [A.S. cnol; Ger. knollen, a knob, lump.]

  2. Knoll

    nōl. Same as Knell.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. knoll

    The top of a rounded hill; the head of a bank, or the most elevated part of a submarine shoal. [Perhaps derived from nowl, a provincialism for head.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Knoll in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Knoll in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Knoll in a Sentence

  1. Howard Means:

    Terry Norman is in a sense the second gunman on the grassy knoll ... He's been kind of a handy bogeyman or a red herring.

  2. Judge Benjamin Goldgar:

    Melissa Knoll was sleeping with the enemy.

  3. Dave Perry:

    I don't do the sexy stuff, i don't come out and say, 'I know who the Grassy Knoll assassin is!' I'm the guy that goes into the county records building and looks up deed records. Most people don't get too wound up over that.

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    (music) a curved line spanning notes that are to be played legato
    • A. arbalist
    • B. slur
    • C. impounding
    • D. sundog

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