A to Z Challenge: K



Knotty
Definition: highly complex or intricate and occasionally devious.
Sentence: I am, at this present writing, perplexed and plagued with two knotty problems in politics.
              — Abigail Adams

Ken
Definition: range of what one can know or understand.
Sentence: Ah, but the Eyes Divine look long and see far; things beyond the human ken are all revealed. 
              — Cyrus Townsend Brady

Knell
Definition: the sound of a bell rung slowly to announce a death or a funeral or the end of something.
Sentence: "If she dies," he had said, and the words rang in my ears like a funeral knell.
         — Guy Boothby

Knoll
Definition: a small natural hill.
Sentence: At the very base of the hill or knoll alluded to, they halted.
                — Edward Sylvester Ellis

Knave
Definition: a deceitful and unreliable scoundrel.
Sentence: The merchant subsequently turned out a very great knave, cheating Tom on various occasions, and finally broke, very much in his debt.
            — George Henry Borrow

Comments

  1. good K words and I like the quotes. Stopping by on A to Z. Happy Monday

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  2. I like Knave. Great name call-flinging going on if you're writing a book that takes place in the proper time period! xD

    Elizabeth Mueller
    AtoZ 2015
    My Little Pony

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