knitting

noun knit·ting \ ˈni-tiŋ \
Updated on: 27 Nov 2017

Definition of knitting

1 : the action or method of one that knits
2 : work done or being done by one that knits

Examples of knitting in a Sentence

  1. She keeps her knitting in the closet.

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First Known Use of knitting

15th century



KNITTING Defined for English Language Learners

knitting

noun

Definition of knitting for English Language Learners

  • : the action or process of knitting clothing

  • : materials that are being used by someone who is knitting



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