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Synonyms for knotty

Synonyms for knotty

Synonyms for knotty

making great mental demands

used of old persons or old trees

highly complex or intricate and occasionally devious

tangled in knots or snarls

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When the old mansion house fell in disrepair there was a campaign, helped by Knotty Ash's Ken Dodd, to save the building.
U11 North Cup - Rice Lane, South Cup - Childwall; Highway Cup (North) - Knotty Ash; Highway Cup (South) - Norman Pannell; U10 North Cup - Barlows; U10 South Cup - Knotty Ash; U9 North Cup - Rice Lane; U9 South Cup - Lister; U8 Cup - St Paul's; Girls' North Cup - St Paul's; Girls' South Cup - Gilmour.
KEN Dodd is digging out his gardening gloves tomorrow to bring back the real meaning to the name Knotty Ash.
COMEDY legend Ken Dodd said he was "discumknockerated" - over the moon in Knotty Ash speak - to return to his old primary school to open a sensory garden.
But campaigners, including Ken Dodd, have said they would ``fight tooth and nail'' to stop new houses being built on the site of the arson-hit Knotty Ash landmark.
COMEDY legend Ken Dodd and his Diddy Men were set to open a new sensory garden at Knotty Ash Primary School today.
John Vaughan,deputy chairman of the Knotty Ash Residents'Association, said: ``The council should feel a shamed.
the ECHO there was a under the sentence: nothing says of blooms as Park in you on this location is by as stated Waterloo I would also like to thank all the Knotty Ash and Yew Tree councillors for their continued support, especially Nick Crofts, our Knotty Ash councillor.
Firefighters were yesterday standing by at the 19thcentury manor house in Knotty Ash amid fears it may collapse.
Although best known as a comedian, the Squire of Knotty Ash has also had chart hits, releasing his first single Love is Like a Violin in 1960.
Knotty Ash Village, immortalised in the nation's consciousness by self-proclaimed ``squire''Ken Dodd, is to be designated as a conservation area on Friday.
THOMAS DRIVE, KNOTTY ASH Four-way temporary signals are in place at the junction with Campbell Drive/Thingwall Hall Drive until December 20.
Conservation area status will not prevent all new development in Knotty Ash but adds extra controls on any changes.
COMEDIAN Ken Dodd and Liverpool's Lord Mayor Ron Gould set the children of Knotty Ash off on a year of adventure yesterday.
Mr Eden, of Knotty Ash, Liverpool, was an electrician at Walton hospital for seven years in 1976 and before that in the Royal Navy.