single knot


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single knot

o′verhand knot′


n.
a simple knot of various uses that slips easily. Also called single knot.
[1830–40]
References in classic literature ?
This fact and the words that had cautioned me that danger lay beyond the KNOTS convinced me that the rope had been severed since my friend had placed it as my guide, for I had but passed a single knot, whereas there had evidently been two or more in the entire length of the cord.
Take the outside thread farthest to your right; pass it over and behind the thread next to it; push the end through the resulting hole; and pull tight to form a single knot.
Take the outside thread furthest to your right; pass it over and behind the thread next to it; push the end through the resulting hole; and pull tight to form a single knot.
Design Graph: The pattern for each carpet is drawn on a squared sheet where every square corresponds to one single knot.
Thread a 12 Sharps needle with Nymo D thread and tie both ends into a single knot so that the needle is double threaded.
Some of the cords inside the breakaway cord stop were tied in a single knot which can prevent the cord stop from functioning as designed to break away.
ABRAHAM'S TIP: When tying up the duck, instead of making a single knot you should wrap the strings around each other 3-4 times.
A single knot is a complex assembly of 20 smaller molecules.
And just as my lack of experience in those distant days limited me to a single knot, so did it restrict me to a single method of cleaning fish, which was to scrape away the scales, whack off the head, and remove the entrails.
Everyone gets shoelace knots sometimes," you tell your audience as you tie a single knot (loosely) in the middle of a shoelace.
Cut off, or out, the damaged wire and tie the two ends of the wire with a single knot, leaving about six inches of wire on either end of the knot.
If the Cumberland wasted a single knot there was a risk that the pitch-black Caribbean night would fall and it would lose sight of its prey.

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