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Princeton's WordNet

  1. knottedadjective

    tied with a knot

    "his carefully knotted necktie"

  2. gnarled, gnarly, knotted, knotty, knobbedadjective

    used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots

    "gnarled and knotted hands"; "a knobbed stick"

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Knottedadjective

    Full of knots.

    Etymology: from knot.

    The knotted oaks shall show’rs of honey weep. Dryden.

ChatGPT

  1. knotted

    Knotted refers to something, such as rope, string or yarn, that is tied or tangled up in knots. It could also be used metaphorically to describe complex or difficult situations, or feelings of tension or anxiety that may feel like a physical knot. In mathematics and physics, "knotted" could refer to the study of knots in fields like knot theory or molecular structures.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Knotted

    of Knot

  2. Knottedadjective

    full of knots; having knots knurled; as, a knotted cord; the knotted oak

  3. Knottedadjective

    interwoven; matted; entangled

  4. Knottedadjective

    having intersecting lines or figures

  5. Knottedadjective

    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

  6. Knottedadjective

    entangled; puzzling; knotty

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of knotted in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of knotted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of knotted in a Sentence

  1. William Congreve:

    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.

  2. William Congreve:

    Music has charms to soothe the savage breast To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.

  3. Butler:

    There needs no other charm, nor conjuror, To raise infernal spirits up, but Fear, That makes men pull their horns in, like a snail, That?s both a prisoner to itself and jail; Draws more fantastic shapes than in the grains Of knotted wood, in some men?s crazy brains, When all the cocks they think they are, and bulls, Are only in the insides of their skulls.

  4. Leonardo DiCaprio:

    It was a tandem dive. We pulled the first chute. That was knotted up… He pulled the second, and that was knotted up too. He just kept shaking it and shaking it in midair, as all my friends were, you know, what felt like half a mile above me, and I’m plummeting toward earth. [Laughs.] And he finally unravels it in midair.

  5. Thomas Hardy:

    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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