Knotty

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Knotty Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • making great mental demands; hard to comprehend or solve; "a baffling problem"; "I faced the knotty problem of what to have for breakfast"; "a problematic situation at home"
  • highly involved or intricate; "the Byzantine tax structure"; "convoluted legal language"; "convoluted reasoning"; "intricate needlework"; "an intricate labyrinth of refined phraseology"; "the plot was too involved"; "a knotty problem"; "got his way by lab
  • used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots; "gnarled and knotted hands"; "a knobbed stick"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Knotty'


  • Knotty: The game of knotty is a Scottish team sport. It is a variation of the game of shinty as played in the fishing communities of Lybster, Caithness. It used
  • Knotty Ash: Coordinates: 53°24′47″N 2°53′24″W / 53.413°N 2.890°W / 53.413; -2.890 Knotty Ash is an area of Liverpool, Merseyside, England and a Liverpool City Council
  • Knotty Ash (ward): Knotty Ash is a Liverpool City Council Ward in the Liverpool West Derby Parliamentary constituency. It was formed for the 2004 Municipal elections from
  • Knotty Green: Coordinates: 51°37′19″N 0°39′18″W / 51.622°N 0.655°W / 51.622; -0.655 Knotty Green is a rural hamlet in Buckinghamshire, situated on the outskirts of
  • Knotty pebblesnail: The knotty pebblesnail, scientific name Somatogyrus constrictus, of minute freshwater snails with an operculum, aquatic gastropod molluscs or micromolluscs
  • Knotty Ash railway station: Knotty Ash railway station was a station located on the North Liverpool Extension Line to the north of the East Prescot Road, Knotty Ash, Liverpool, England

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Knotty Sample Sentences in News


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    Lou Russo, 96, sits in the living room of his New Fairfield, Conn, home on Tuesday, November 25, 2014. Russo, a World War II veteran, who had been kept out of his New Fairfield house for 16 months, returned by Veterans Day, thanks to the settlement of a knotty legal dispute in state Superior Court in Danbury. Read more on this news related to 'Knotty'
  • New Fairfield veteran home at last
    Lou Russo, 96, sits in the living room of his New Fairfield, Conn, home on Tuesday, November 25, 2014. Russo, a World War II veteran, who had been kept out of his New Fairfield house for 16 months, returned by Veterans Day, thanks to the settlement of a knotty legal dispute in state Superior Court in Danbury. Read more on this news related to 'Knotty'
  • Knit up some warmth this winter
    The Knotty Knitters and members of Knox Presbyterian Church get busy to help the North Okanagan Valley Gleaners Read more on this news related to 'Knotty'

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