- Rhymes: -ɒtɪd
- Full of knots; knotty.
- 1936, Rollo Ahmed, The Black Art, London: Long, page 99:
- These men lashed themselves and each other unmercifully with knotted leather scourges until the blood ran, two or three times daily.
- Tied in knots.
- Tangled, tangly, knotty, entangled, matted, snarled, unkempt, or uncombed.
- Having the shape or form of a knot.
- 1886, Peter Christen Asbjørnsen, H.L. Brækstad, transl., Folk and Fairy Tales, page 296:
- Grey hairs straggled out from under her head-gear, which surrounded a dark face with bushy eyebrows and a long knotted nose.
full of knots
- simple past tense and past participle of
- He arrives at school every day with his shoestrings all knotted.
- Her macrame basket hangers are so well knotted.
The past participle of a rare verb knotten.