Translation of "knot" - English-Spanish dictionary

knot

noun uk /nɒt/

a place where pieces of string, rope, etc. have been tied together

nudo
verb uk /nɒt/ (present participle knotting, past tense and past participle knotted)

to tie knots in pieces of string, rope, etc.

anudar, atar

(Translation of “knot” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

knot

noun /not/

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

nudo
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

nudo
This wood is full of knots.

a group or gathering

grupo, corrillo
a small knot of people

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

nudo
knotty adjective (comparative knottier, superlative knottiest)

containing knots.

nudoso

(of a problem etc) difficult

espinoso
a knotty problem.

(Translation of “knot” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)