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Wordnet 3.0


1. tied with a knot;
- Example: "his carefully knotted necktie"

2. used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots;
- Example: "gnarled and knotted hands"
- Example: "a knobbed stick"
[syn: gnarled, gnarly, knotted, knotty, knobbed]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Knot \Knot\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Knotted; p. pr. & vb. n. Knotting.] 1. To tie in or with, or form into, a knot or knots; to form a knot on, as a rope; to entangle. "Knotted curls." --Drayton. [1913 Webster] As tight as I could knot the noose. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster] 2. To unite closely; to knit together. --Bacon. [1913 Webster] 3. To entangle or perplex; to puzzle. [Obs. or R.] [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Knotted \Knot"ted\, a. 1. Full of knots; having knots; knurled; as, a knotted cord; the knotted oak. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. Interwoven; matted; entangled. [1913 Webster] Make . . . thy knotted and combined locks to part. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. Having intersecting lines or figures. [1913 Webster] The west corner of thy curious knotted garden. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 4. (Geol.) Characterized by small, detached points, chiefly composed of mica, less decomposable than the mass of the rock, and forming knots in relief on the weathered surface; as, knotted rocks. --Percival. [1913 Webster] 5. Entangled; puzzling; knotty. [R.] [1913 Webster] They're catched in knotted lawlike nets. --Hudibras. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

knotted adj 1: tied with a knot; "his carefully knotted necktie" 2: used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots; "gnarled and knotted hands"; "a knobbed stick" [syn: gnarled, gnarly, knotted, knotty, knobbed]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

221 Moby Thesaurus words for "knotted": Byzantine, Herculean, abstruse, accumulated, affiliate, affiliated, agglomerate, aggregate, alike, allied, amassed, arduous, assembled, associate, associated, at par, au pair, balled up, banded together, bound, bracketed, brutal, bunched, bundled, burled, clumped, clustered, cockled, cockly, collateral, collected, combined, commensurate, complex, complicated, confounded, confused, conglomerate, congregate, congregated, conjoined, conjugate, connected, convoluted, copulate, correlated, corrugate, corrugated, coupled, crabbed, creased, crimped, crimpy, crinkled, crinkly, critical, crumpled, cumulate, daedal, delicate, demanding, devious, difficile, difficult, drawn, elaborate, embrangled, entangled, equal, equalized, even, even stephen, exacting, fascicled, fasciculated, fifty-fifty, formidable, fouled up, furrowed, gathered, glomerate, gnarled, gnarly, hairy, half-and-half, hand-in-glove, hand-in-hand, hard, hard-earned, hard-fought, heaped, implicated, in session, incorporated, integrated, interlinked, interlocked, interrelated, intimate, intricate, involuted, involved, jawbreaking, joined, joint, knitted, knobbed, knobbly, knobby, knoblike, knotty, knurled, knurly, laborious, labyrinthian, labyrinthine, leagued, level, like, linked, loused up, lumped, lumpy, many-faceted, massed, matched, mated, matted, mazy, mean, meandering, meeting, merged, messed up, mixed up, mucked up, multifarious, nip and tuck, no picnic, nodal, noded, nodiform, nodose, nodular, nodulated, noduled, not easy, nubbled, nubbly, nubby, of that ilk, of that kind, on a footing, on a level, on a par, on even ground, operose, packaged, paired, par, parallel, perplexed, piled, proportionate, puckered, puckery, pursed, pursy, quits, ramified, related, ridged, rigorous, rimpled, rippled, rough, roundabout, rucked, rugged, rugose, rugous, rumpled, screwed up, set with thorns, severe, snarled, spiny, spliced, square, stacked, stalemated, steep, strenuous, studded, subtle, tangled, tangly, thorny, ticklish, tied, toilsome, torose, tough, tricky, tubercular, tuberculous, tuberose, tuberous, twinned, twisted, undivided, united, unseparated, uphill, wed, wedded, wicked, wrapped up, wrinkled, wrinkly, yoked