Definition of knot
- my stomach was all in knots
- a matter full of legal knots
- a knot in a gland
He knotted his tie so that both ends would be the same length.
the extension cords were hopelessly knotted together
: to tie a section of rope, string, fabric, etc., to itself or to something else so that a knot forms : to make a knot in (something); also : to connect (two or more parts or things) with a knot
: to develop a painful or uncomfortable feeling of tightness
: to make (the score of a game or contest) equal
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