Knot in a sentence

The word "knot" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of knot and how to use it in a sentence.

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How to use knot in a sentence. Knot pronunciation.

In 1895 our 20-knot transatlantic mail line was equal to any foreign line.
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Since then the Germans have put on 23-knot, steamers, and the British have contracted for 24-knot steamers.
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We now pay under the act of 1891 $4 a statute mile outward to 20-knot American mail steamships, built according to naval plans, available as cruisers, and manned by Americans.
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Examples of Knot

Example #1
Since then the Germans have put on 23-knot, steamers, and the British have contracted for 24-knot steamers.
Example #2
Our ocean mail act was passed in 1891.
Example #3
Our service should equal the best.
Example #4
In 1895 our 20-knot transatlantic mail line was equal to any foreign line.
Example #5
Steamships of that speed are confined exclusively to trans-Atlantic trade with New York.
Example #6
Puget Sound, in the year, has lost over half (four out of seven) of its American steamers trading with the Orient.