What does close-knit mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"


  1. close-knit(Adjective)

    (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.

  2. Origin: From close + knit.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of close-knit in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of close-knit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Veronica Mass:

    They were a close-knit family, no drugs, no alcohol.

  2. Stephanie Grisham:

    Michelle Obama and Laura Bush are a close-knit team.

  3. David Regoli:

    This was a tragic accident that has devastated our very close-knit family.

  4. George Burns:

    Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.

  5. Charles Boustany:

    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.

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