knit verb (MAKE CLOTHES)
B1 [ I or T ] present participle knitting, past tense knitted or knit, past participle knitted or knit to make clothes, etc. by using two long needles to connect wool or another type of thread into joined rows:
She's forever knitting.
Knit one, purl one.
- That's a groovy hat you're wearing, did you knit it yourself?
- How many balls of wool did you need to knit that sweater?
- I knitted Greg a scarf.
- I enjoy knitting my own jumpers.
- They knitted socks for the soldiers.