Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who knits.
- n. A knitting-machine.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. One who, or that which, knits, joins, or unites; a knitting machine.
- n. someone who makes garments (or fabrics) by intertwining yarn or thread
“The best part about doing this here with an experienced knitter is that she can fix all my mistakes as I go along - yeah, Cathi!”
“Even though the knitter is only working on one object, it already was quite helpful for me.”
“The knitter is not so good with these kinds of yarn.”
“Addi Turbo Lace Circular Needles being described as a knitter-athlete being told that I have fabulous skin incremental progress at work my amazing asthma doc (repeat; il y a de quoi) public transportation getting myself to the gym instead of ruminating over a mistake …”
“In the latter case, all the sprouts nod inwards towards the centre – that is, the knitter has to change their direction in mid-row.”
“At knit's end; meditations for women who knit too much/Stephanie Pearl-McPhee--The tangled life of the knitter is the subject of inspired nuttiness in these 300 tongue-in-cheek meditations from the self-proclaimed yarn harlot.”
“And I'm a knitter, which is what brought me here in the first place.”
“The Knitter's Geek Code consists of several categories, divided under the general headings of "identity" [what kind of knitter you are], "materials" [your preferred tools], "techniques" [what you can do and what you can't, or won't], and "habits" [that which makes you you].”
“I’ve just upgraded myself from conference knitter to subway/train knitter.”
“What kind of knitter needs a spreadsheet for that?”
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