knit together


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knit together

1. Literally, to join or connect pieces of fabric by knitting them together. In this usage, a noun or pronoun can be used between "knit" and "together." How long will it take you to knit these squares of the quilt together?
2. To fuse together. This meaning is typically used to describe the healing of broken bones. Based on your latest X-ray, the bones in your arm have knit together nicely.
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knit something together

to join things together by knitting. Terry knitted the parts of the sweater together. Sally knitted together the two parts of the glove.
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knit together

[for broken bones] to join or grow together. The bones are knitting together exactly as expected. If the bones don't knit together properly, we will have to do something a little more drastic.
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knit together

v.
1. To join some pieces of material by knitting: It's easier to knit each part of the sweater separately and then knit them together. After adding the fringe, knit together the two sections of the blanket.
2. To become fused together. Used of broken bones that are healing: If the doctor sets the two pieces of bone just right, they should knit together in three weeks.
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That which is "joined and knit together" is divinely intended to remain together.
They have also been knitting "bonding squares" which parents use to put their scent on and they get placed next to the baby and they also knit together some of the squares to make tiny blankets too."
Learn to knit Brush compost into the seams to encourage the turves to knit together quickly then rig up a sprinkler to keep them moist and prevent them from curling up at the edges.
But Warriors boss Brown Ferguson insisted: "I feel we've started to knit together in all areas of the team."
Tenders are invited for Phase 1, contiguous urban park space that will knit together transportation, historical and architectural assets including the historic city hall.
Mr Corbyn is highly unlikely to win the Labour leadership - but the support he is attracting shows that whoever Labour do elect may be someone unable to knit together a coalition of voters to win an election.
He said: "Regionally we are very much trying to knit together a comprehensive and consistent approach to CSE management.
Elland Road supremo Massimo Cellino believes his club needs an experienced British coach who can knit together their new-look squad.
In the column "Coming Out as a Modern Family," Bello wrote about her relationship with Clare Munn, a Zimbabwe-born activist and entrepreneur, and how she knit together a "modern family" with Munn and ex Dan McDermott, a TV executive who is the father of her son.
"If we can knit together as a group and perform as a team it will make his job easier.
The 86-year-old singer, whose career once collapsed from drug use, has staged a late-life comeback and managed to knit together generations of fans with his standards and pop songs.
He was brave enough to take on what was always going to be a very difficult job at QPR, having to knit together a very hastily assembled and eclectic bunch of European B-listers.
A WOMAN who helps knit together her community was handed a double award for her achievements.
These cables are well insulated and their bundles are tightly knit together. HESCO has begun to fix these cables in densely populated Resham Bazaar.
Upstairs Downstairs (BBC1, 9pm) It's the final episode and all the loose ends knit together as the threat of war hangs over Eaton Place.