truelovers knot

truelove knot

noun
a complicated ornamental knot, especially a double knot having two interlacing bows, regarded as an emblem of true love or interwoven affections.
Also called true lover's knot, true-lover's knot.


Origin:
1485–95

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truelove knot or true-lovers' knot
 
n
a complicated bowknot that is hard to untie, symbolizing ties of love
 
true-lovers' knot or true-lovers' knot
 
n

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