Übersetzung von “knot” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun countableknot /nɒt/
a loop or lump in sth where it has been tied
nœud masculine

Tie a knot in the rope.
Fais un nœud à la corde.
a unit for measuring speed for ships, airplanes and wind
nœud masculine

wind speeds of up to 30 knots
des vitesses de vent jusqu'à 30 nœuds

(Übersetzung von “knot” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /not/

a lump or join made in string, rope etc by twisting the ends together and drawing tight the loops formed

She fastened the string round the parcel, tying it with a knot.

a lump in wood at the join between a branch and the trunk

This wood is full of knots.

a group or gathering

a small knot of people

a measure of speed for ships (about 1.85 km per hour).

knotty adjective

containing knots.


(of a problem etc) difficult

a knotty problem.

(Übersetzung von “knot” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)