`May it please your Majesty,’ said Two, in a very humble tone, going down on one knee as he spoke, `we were trying--’
“My father,” said the young man, bending his knee , “bless me!”
CMA argued that this shift went well beyond the knee of the curve, and was therefore impermissible
He nursed his injured knee by shifting his weight to the other leg.
A leg covering usually extending from the ankle to the knee and often made of material such as leather or canvas, worn especially by soldiers and workers.
A strip of cloth wound spirally around the leg from ankle to knee .Often used in the plural.
A coat that reaches to the knee
A coat that reaches to the knee ;shrubbery reaching up to the eaves;a career that reached over several decades.
The snow was knee-deep.
Full breeches gathered and banded just below the knee ;knickers.
knee-type milling cutter for working metal numerically conrolled
Examination of the interior of a joint,such as the knee ,using a type of endoscope that is inserted into the joint through a small incision.
Any of the tendons at the rear hollow of the human knee .
A horse of a breed developed in England,having a gait characterized by pronounced flexion of the knee .
Cold weather sharpens the pain in my knee .
“Good!” said the gendarme, placing his knee on his chest
Education commences at the mother’s knee .
Jack scraped his knee on the wall as he was climbing over it.
She bounced the baby on her knee .
She skinned her knee .
She poised her elbow on her knee .
She took the cat off his knee and put it down on a footstool.
Her long dress was slit up to the knee in Chinese style.
She struck the desk with her knee .
She silently assented, and with her stool at arm’s length, and the pail against her knee , went round to where they stood
She fell down and grazed her knee
She was sitting in the alcove, her task of work on her knee , her fingers assiduously plying the needle
She struck her knee against the desk.
A man’s knee-length tunic or coat.
1.An abrupt obtuse or approximately right-angled bend in a graph between parts where the slope varies smoothly.
2.An angled piece of wood or metal frame used to connect and support the beams and timbers of a wooden ship.
‘About half way down the keel, tucked between the _knees_ of the ship was a low crate.’
‘The deck and hull are through bolted on an inward flange and structural _knees_ and bulkheads are securely attached.’
3.The joint between the thigh and the lower leg in humans.
‘He sat on the bed, hugging his _knees_ to his chin.’
‘For instance, be sure you can extend and flex your injured _knee_ as fully as the other one.’
4.The joint in other animals that corresponds or is analogous to the human knee.
‘He had exceptional conformation, very correct legs, hocks, and _knees_ .’
‘Now during hot season, I put baby oil on my horses daily, from their _knees_ to their hooves.’
5.The part of a garment covering the knee.
‘All of her jeans were torn and ripped at the _knees_ and hem.’
‘I fell twice on the way home, soaking my mittens and the _knees_ of my leggings.’
6.The upper surface of someone’s thigh when they are sitting; a person’s lap.
‘they were eating their suppers on their _knees_ ’
‘I can’t bear eating off my _knees_ . I need a table.’
1.Hit (someone) with one’s knee.
‘she _kneed_ him in the groin’
‘PC Nick Smith tried to restrain her but she swore at him and then, when he tried to handcuff her, _kneed_ him in the groin.’
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