Definition of knurled in US English:

knurled

adjective

  • See knurl

    • ‘A simple twist of the knurled handle locks the collar in any position along the shaft.’
    • ‘The blade is held by pins and maintained in place by threaded studs and knurled clamp nuts.’
    • ‘A minor difference can also be seen on the knurled ends of the ejector rods.’
    • ‘Turning a knurled adjustment wheel moves the right side scope for individual adjustment.’
    • ‘The handle is a polymer, resistant to all common cleaning solvents and is nicely knurled for a good grip.’

Pronunciation

knurled

/nərld//nərld/