knitted knitted  /ˈnɪ təd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a fabric made by knitting
  2. (n) a basic knitting stitch
  3. (n) needlework created by interlacing yarn in a series of connected loops using straight eyeless needles or by machine
  4. (v) make (textiles) by knitting
  5. (v) tie or link together
  6. (v) to gather something into small wrinkles or folds
  7. (adj) made by intertwining threads in a series of connected loops rather than by weaving

Usage(s):

  1. Now I've never knitted anything, but it looks like a pretty serious endeavor.
  2. The company has knitted together hundreds of small-scale farmers into a network that sells all-natural pork, beef and lamb to retailers and restaurants.
  3. A burly man with a thick black mustache and closely knitted brows, he is one of the founding members of the Anbar Awakening.

News

  1. Knitted blankets could cover Andy Warhol Bridge

    By Bobby Kerlik, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Colorful knitted blankets soon will cover the Andy Warhol Bridge as part of a public art project if the Allegheny County Council approves. “It’s a ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

  2. Knitting with Max

    “Go placidly amid the noise and haste and remember what peace there may be in silence” were the first few words on the plaque next to baby Bristol as she sat quietly in her stroller while her grandmother, Jennifer Long, knitted beside her.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Terre Haute Tribune Star

  3. Maggie May Swimwear launches the new Maggie May Monokini Line

    Maggie May Swimwear, maggiemayswimwer.com, the trendsetting knitted bikini company that has swimwear fashionistas buzzing from Miami to Madrid announced today that it has launched a 20 piece monokini line, featuring the same knitted design as its popular bikini line, worn by celebrities, Dallas Cowboy cheerleaders and Sports Illustrated swimwear models. http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/vault ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "The outfield has knitted in very well," Lewis said of the $3.5 million makeover. "The turf has been laid in slabs of 10m by 1m and each weighs about 900kg. It's not like the Readylawn they lay in the backyard."
    on Jan 2, 2009 By: Chris Lewis Source: Stuff.co.nz

  2. "You are talking about a coat that was knitted together by 27 different countries," Lenihan said after casting his vote in Dublin. "It is very difficult to knit that coat again."
    on Jun 12, 2008 By: Brian Lenihan Source: Reuters

  3. "In the short term ...... we'll keep diplomacy going, knitted up with as many nations as possible," Bush said as he answered questions at an appearance in Florida.
    on May 9, 2006 By: President Bush Source: Sify

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