Definition of knitting needle in English:

knitting needle

noun

  • A long, thin, pointed rod used as part of a pair for knitting by hand.

    • ‘‘People don't seem to realise how dangerous knitting needles are, and passengers continue to try and bring them on board,’ said a spokesperson.’
    • ‘In addition to coffee, tea and snacks, this café has shelves of yarn that fill up one side of the shop and a rack of knitting needles on the other wall.’
    • ‘The desk surface still held stacks of books, papers, magazines, a basket of yarn and knitting needles, and a half-finished piece of needlework.’
    • ‘Beside the desk was a basket full of knitting needles and yarn.’
    • ‘Yes, it really did only take one day to knit but I have to confess that considering it was knitted on 15 mm knitting needles and the yarn was super super chunky it's no wonder it knit up so quick.’

Pronunciation

knitting needle