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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English knotted, iknotted, from the past participle of the verb knotten.

AdjectiveEdit

knotted (comparative more knotted, superlative most knotted)

  1. full of knots, knotty
  2. tied in knots
  3. tangled, tangly, knotty, entangled, matted, snarled, unkempt, or uncombed

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

knotted

  1. simple past tense and past participle of knot
    He arrives at school every day with his shoestrings all knotted.
    Her macrame basket hangers are so well knotted.

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

The past participle of a rare verb knotten.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈknɔtəd/, /iˈknɔtəd/, /əˈknɔtəd/

AdjectiveEdit

knotted

  1. knotted, knotty, tangled
  2. tied, linked
  3. lumpy, bumpy

DescendantsEdit

  • English: knotted
  • Scots: knottit

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