English to Afrikaans Meaning :: knit

Knit :
gebreide
- gebreide

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Noun(1) a fabric made by knitting(2) a basic knitting stitch made by putting the needle through the front of the stitch from the lefthand side(3) needlework created by interlacing yarn in a series of connected loops using straight eyeless needles or by machine
Verb(1) make (textiles(2) tie or link together(3) to gather something into small wrinkles or folds

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(1) The closely knit community has rallied round to help the MacDonald family as they rebuild their lives.(2) Members of the cooperative spin and dye wool, knit sweaters, and also make ceramic crafts.(3) The knit shirts have one pocket and the woven shirts have one or two pockets.(4) A young pregnant woman in a yellow knit dress bustled in and selected floor 12.(5) Her hair was tucked under a knit cap she had just bought, making her eyes look bigger than usual.(6) A dense design embroidered on a lightweight knit weighs down the fabric surrounding the design.(7) And, in attempting to knit together the play's domestic and political strands, Mitchell overloads the final scene.(8) This may be necessary where the broken ends of bone cannot easily be brought back together or kept close enough to allow them to knit together.(9) Yet more often than not, efforts to knit together national economies fall victim to obstructionism.(10) He was taken to York District Hospital, where surgeons operated the next day, inserting a pin in the tibia to help knit the bones together.(11) knit one, purl one(12) After all, electronic communication is the fastest way to knit together an operation that has spread to 30 locations around the world.(13) My grandmother knit it for my Dad when he went off to university.(14) She knit her eyebrows together and set her finger on her chin.(15) Traditional Thai families are closely knit , often incorporating servants and employees.(16) Bruises fade, cuts heal, bones knit ; the trick is staying alive long enough for it to happen.
Related Words
(1) well-knit ::
goed-gebreide
Synonyms
Verb
1. unite ::
verenig
2. furrow ::
sloot
3. rumple ::
vervrommelen
4. entwine ::
omwinden
Noun
5. knitted garment ::
gebreide klere
6. plain ::
vlakte
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