close–knit

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adjective \ˈklōs-ˈnit\

Definition of close–knit

  1. :  bound together by intimate social or cultural ties or by close economic or political ties <close–knit families>

1926

First Known Use of close–knit

1926


CLOSE–KNIT Defined for English Language Learners

close–knit

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adjective \ˈklōs-ˈnit\

Definition of close–knit for English Language Learners

  • —used to describe a group of people who care about each other and who are very friendly with each other


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