Übersetzung von “knot” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

knot

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)

knot

noun /not/

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

noeud
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

noeud
This wood is full of knots.

a group or gathering

groupe
a small knot of people

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

noeud
knotty adjective

containing knots.

noueux

(of a problem etc) difficult

épineux
a knotty problem.

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