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knitting

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of knitting

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knitting

verb
present participle of knit

Synonyms & Antonyms of knitting (Entry 2 of 2)

2 as in crocheting, quilting

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for knitting

Antonyms & Near Antonyms for knitting

  • unsewing
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The first known use of knitting was in the 15th century

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“Knitting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/knitting. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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