love knot


Definition of love knot

: a stylized knot sometimes used as an emblem of love

Examples of love knot in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And the center true love knot also known as Bowen's Knot, is a heraldic knot representing the connectivity of true love. Beth Bernstein, Forbes, 20 Jan. 2022 Yet much of the decor dates from that era, including a round, off-white card table and six chairs with oval backs that feature the Prince of Wales’s signature three feathers bound by a blue love knot. Washington Post, 10 Dec. 2021 Never mind the Persian turquoise, exceedingly rare, prized by connoisseurs, and a symbol of love and protection, and never mind the romance laden love knots and laurel wreaths that surround it. Stellene Volandes, Town & Country, 17 May 2018 Messika's 79 carat 'love knot' necklace, along with matching earrings and rings completed her red carpet look. Chrissy Rutherford, Harper's BAZAAR, 9 May 2018

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First Known Use of love knot

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Love knot.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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