knot

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

knot

noun

Definition of KNOT

1
a number of things considered as a unit <from the summit we could see knots of houses up and down the river valley>
Near Antonyms entity, item, single, unit
2
a small rounded mass of swollen tissue <felt a small knot on the back of his head>
3
a uniting or binding force or influence <their business partnership is strengthened by the knot of personal friendship>
4
a usually small number of persons considered as a unit <knots of people were quietly chatting around the meeting hall>
Near Antonyms individual, single
5
something that requires thought and skill for resolution <mercy killing is generally seen as a matter fraught with legal and medical knots>
Antonyms answer, solution

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