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1. needle-shaped

adjective. narrow and long and pointed; as pine leaves.

Synonyms

  • acicular
  • acerose
  • acerate
  • unsubdivided

Antonyms

  • rough
  • complex
  • difficult
  • simplicity

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Words that Rhyme with Knitting Needle

  • tweedle
  • steidle
  • steidl
  • friedl
  • friedel
  • freedle
  • wiedel
  • riedl
  • riedel
  • neidl
  • nedel
  • meidl
  • liedel
  • keadle
  • cheadle
  • beedle
  • beadle

Example sentences of the word knitting-needle


1. Noun Phrase
Thread the tail through the tapestry needle and pass the yarn through all the stitches on the knitting needle.

2. Noun Phrase
Use a knitting needle and knot the drawstring around the hook then insert the need through the tube.

3. Noun Phrase
Check that the hole you have created fits your chosen knitting needles.

4. Noun Phrase
Check the diameter of your knitting needle.

2. needle-wood

noun. large bushy shrub with pungent pointed leaves and creamy white flowers; central and eastern Australia.

Synonyms

  • Hakea
  • shrub
  • Hakea leucoptera
  • needle wood
  • bush
  • needlewood

Antonyms

  • superior

3. knitting

noun. ['ˈnɪtɪŋ'] creating knitted wear.

4. knitting

noun. ['ˈnɪtɪŋ'] needlework created by interlacing yarn in a series of connected loops using straight eyeless needles or by machine.

Synonyms

  • knitwork
  • needlecraft
  • knit

5. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] the leaf of a conifer.

Synonyms

  • simple leaf

Antonyms

  • unpointedness
  • exempt

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] a slender pointer for indicating the reading on the scale of a measuring instrument.

Antonyms

  • end

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] a sharp pointed implement (usually steel).

Synonyms

  • point
  • implement
  • sewing needle
  • crochet hook
  • knitting needle
  • eye
  • crochet needle
  • hypodermic needle
  • packing needle

Antonyms

  • discourage
  • bore
  • antinode
  • node

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. needle

verb. ['ˈniːdəl'] goad or provoke,as by constant criticism.

Synonyms

  • chevvy
  • chivvy
  • chevy
  • beset
  • harass
  • molest
  • hassle
  • goad
  • chivy
  • provoke
  • harry

Antonyms

  • inattention

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. needle

noun. ['ˈniːdəl'] a stylus that formerly made sound by following a groove in a phonograph record.

Synonyms

  • stylus

Antonyms

  • undock
  • break

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. needle

verb. ['ˈniːdəl'] prick with a needle.

Synonyms

  • prickle

Etymology

  • nedle (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • nædl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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