running knot


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running knot

n.

run′ning knot′


n.
a slipknot.
[1640–50]
References in classic literature ?
If I possessed an expedient for extricating her from a dilemma, without compromising my own neck to the extent of a single running knot, what would you say to it?
4,2,2) 5 Russian policy of openness (8) 10 Dupe's wife in Wild at Heart (8) 16 Loop with a running knot (5) 17 Heroes need?