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knitting meaning

EN[-ɪtɪŋ]
WKnitting
  • Knitting is a method by which yarn is manipulated to create a textile or fabric. Knitting creates multiple loops of yarn, called stitches, in a line or tube. Knitting may be done by hand or by using a machine. Different types of yarns (fibre type, texture, and twist), needle sizes,
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  • NounPLknittingsSUF-ing
    1. The action of the verb to knit; the process of producing knitted material.
      1. I find knitting very relaxing.
    2. Material that has been, or is being knitted.
      1. She put down her knitting and went to answer the phone.
  • Verb
    1. present participle of knit.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • She had just finished knitting a tea cosy decorated with a floral pattern.
        • The first generation knitted to order; the second still knits for its own use; the next leaves knitting to industrial manufacturers.
        • Swatching is important in knitting to obtain the correct gauge.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • The overplayful kitten got tangled up in my knitting.

    Meaning of knitting for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "knitting" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Participles
              • Present participles
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