a hand-tied knot, used in rug weaving, in which the ends of yarn looped around a warp thread appear at each of the interstices between adjacent threads and produce a compact and relatively even pile effect.
noun 1. a region in the E Sudan between the White and Blue Nile rivers, S of Khartoum: a former kingdom. noun 1. a region of the E Sudan, between the White Nile and the Blue Nile: a kingdom from the 16th to 19th centuries 2. a town in this region, on the Blue Nile: […]
noun 1. any of several small barracudas, as Sphyraena borealis (northern sennet) ranging along the eastern coast of North and Central America. noun, (in Elizabethan drama) 1. a set of notes played on the trumpet or cornet to mark the entrance or exit of a group of actors. noun 1. sennit. noun 1. a flat, […]
noun 1. Mack (Michael Sinnott) 1884–1960, U.S. motion-picture director and producer, born in Canada. noun 1. Mack, original name Michael Sinott. 1884–1960, US film producer and director, born in Canada, who produced many silent comedy films featuring the Keystone Kops, Charlie Chaplin, and Harold Lloyd, for the Keystone Company
noun, Archaic. 1. a week. noun 1. an archaic word for week
noun 1. a flat, braided cordage, formed by plaiting strands of rope yarn or other fiber, used as small stuff aboard ships. 2. braided straw or grass used in making hats. noun 1. a flat braided cordage used on ships 2. plaited straw, grass, palm leaves, etc, as for making hats