double hitch


double hitch
a Blackwall hitch with an extra upper loop passed around the hook.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • double Blackwall hitch — n. a kind of knot: see KNOT1 …   English World dictionary

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  • double half-hitch — a knot for tying up a boat. Bend the line around a post or through a ring and then pass its end over or under the standing part and up through the loop formed by the turn; doing this twice makes the double half hitch. Various websites have… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • double-knot — /dʌbəl ˈnɒt/ (say dubuhl not) noun 1. a bow with the two loops tied in a hitch. –verb (t) (double knotted, double knotting) 2. to tie (shoelaces, etc.) in a double knot …   Australian English dictionary

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  • half hitch — noun a knot used to fasten a rope temporarily to an object; usually tied double • Hypernyms: ↑knot * * * noun : a knot usually tied double and used for temporarily securing a rope to an object by making a turn around the object, around the… …   Useful english dictionary