close-knit close-knit

Definition(s):

  • (adj) held together as by social or cultural ties

News

  1. Roundabout June 12

    TODAY * American Red Cross Blood Drive 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., auditorium, Conway Regional Medical Center, recognizing current and former cancer patients. * A Close-Knit Faith Community, 9:30 a.m.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Log Cabin Democrat

  2. Be thankful for close ties, Upper Valley High valedictorian tells 12 mates Sunday

    Thank your supporters and be thankful for the close-knit community, Upper Kennebec Valley Memorial High School Valedictorian Carrington Miller told his 12 classmates Sunday.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Kennebec Journal

  3. John F. Kennedy High School: small town makes for close-knit class

    John F. Kennedy High Schools Class of 2013 isnt a large group, with 41 graduating during ceremonies Saturday afternoon in the schools gymnasium in Mt. Angel. But they are a close-knit bunch. Do other principals iron students gowns before graduation? wondered Principal Debi Brazelton as she did just that about an hour before the ceremony kicked off. I like the small-town vibe because youre able ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Salem Statesman Journal

Quotes

  1. "I have decided to stay with the Renault F1 team because, as I have often repeated this season, they have always been my first choice and I feel very happy and comfortable with them", Alonso said in statement. "It's a very close-knit team...
    on Nov 5, 2008 By: Fernando Alonso Source: SuperSport

  2. "As we mourn the loss of these dedicated workers who perished on the job in this horrific accident, we know the close-knit communities of Newfoundland and Labrador grieve for those they have lost," Mr. Ignatieff said. "All Canadians join with...
    on Mar 18, 2009 By: Michael Ignatieff Source: National Post

  3. A source close to Stella - the daughter of former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney and the late Linda McCartney - told the Daily Mail newspaper: "Stella loves the idea of having a close-knit family, just like the one she grew up in. She's a great mum. She...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Linda McCartney Source: Bosh

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