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knitting needle

noun

Simple Definition of knitting needle

  • : one of two or more long, thin, usually metal or plastic sticks that are pointed at one end and used for knitting

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of knitting needle

  1. :  one of two or more long, thin, usually metal or plastic sticks that are pointed at one end and used for knitting

Word by Word Definitions

knitting
  1. :  the action or method of one that knits

    :  work done or being done by one that knits

needleplay
  1. :  a small slender usually steel instrument that has an eye for thread or surgical sutures at one end and that is used for sewing

    :  any of various devices for carrying thread and making stitches (as in crocheting or knitting)

    :  a slender hollow instrument for introducing material into or removing material from the body (as by insertion under the skin)

  1. :  to sew or pierce with or as if with a needle

    :  tease, torment

    :  to incite to action by repeated gibes


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