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Definition of Knottily
1. knotty [adv] - See also: knotty
Lexicographical Neighbors of Knottily
Literary usage of Knottily
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Theatre of the Greeks: A Series of Papers Relating to the History and edited by John William Donaldson (1849)
"216. like knots upon a string, to make it look the more knottily.— It would be a very dear bargain to purchase a much better jest than that, at the expense ..."
2. The Theatre of the Greeks: A Series of Papers Relating to the History and by John William Donaldson, James Tate (1836)
"... he would not add to it, of his own, four marks of parentheses () ( ), like knots p- 216. upon a string, to make it look the more knottily. ..."
3. Morbus Brighti by Joseph Benedict Buchner (1872)
"... the cells are puffed up and become dim from a finely-granulated mass, running together, the urinary canals therefrom uniformly or knottily dilated. ..."