truelove knot

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truelove knot

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true-lovers' knot

n
(Knots) a complicated bowknot that is hard to untie, symbolizing ties of love
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true′love knot`


n.
a complicated ornamental knot, esp. a double knot having two interlacing bows, regarded as an emblem of true love or interwoven affections. Also called true′ lov′er's knot`.
[1485–95]
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Noun1.truelove knot - a knot for tying the ends of two lines together
knot - any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object
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