The old shattered and knarled elm alone remained to keep alive the legend of this evil compact.
"From John O'Groats to Land's End" by Robert Naylor and John Naylor
Same as GNARL, KNARL.
"Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 2 of 4: E-M)" by Various
Among its knarled roots crouched a little figure, wrapped in a sack to keep itself warm.
"Barbara Lynn" by Emily J. Jenkinson
His limbs were knarled like aged trees,
His thin beard wrapt about his knees,
His visage broad and parchment white,
Aglint with pale reflected light.
"Jane" by Robert Graves