intransitive verb: | ˈtiŋk
To unknit a few stitches, one stitch at a time.
intransitive verb: | ˈfrȯgiŋ, ˈfrägiŋ
To unknit a lot of stitches, as in "rippit, rippit".
noun: | ˈhap shawl. (Scotland)
to cover, wrap or keep warm – was a traditional shawl of everyday wear for Shetland women. In its more common form a garter square was knit first and stitches were picked up to knit an old-shale lace border around, using different colours of wool to create interest.