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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sennit(noun)

    flat braided cordage that is used on ships


  1. sennit(Noun)

    braided cord or fabric of such small stuff as plaited rope yarns

  2. sennit(Noun)

    straw or grass which is braid for a hat

  3. Origin: perhaps from French coussinet, diminutive of cousin 'cushion' because it is used to protect cables from fraying

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sennit(noun)

    a braided cord or fabric formed by plaiting together rope yarns or other small stuff

  2. Sennit(noun)

    plaited straw or palm leaves for making hats

  3. Origin: [Seven + knit.]


  1. Sennit

    Sennit is a type of cordage made by plaiting strands of dried fibre or grass. It can be used ornamentally in crafts, like a kind of macrame, or to make straw hats. Sennit is an important material in the cultures of Oceania, where it is used in traditional architecture, boat building, fishing and as an ornamentation.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sennit

    sen′it, n. a sort of flat, braided cordage.—Also Sinn′et.

Anagrams for sennit »

  1. tennis

  2. tensin

  3. sinnet

  4. nestin


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sennit in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sennit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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