double knit

noun

Definition of double knit

:a knitted fabric (such as wool) made with a double set of needles to produce a double thickness of fabric with each thickness joined by interlocking stitches; also :an article of clothing made of such fabric

First Known Use of double knit

1895


DOUBLE KNIT Defined for English Language Learners

double knit

noun

Definition of double knit for English Language Learners

  • : a type of cloth that is made with two sets of needles and has two connected layers

  • : a piece of clothing that is made of double knit


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