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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have rested on one's own knees.

Usage examples (39)
  • The class knelt in the grass to watch the butterfly leave its cocoon.
  • Call knelt by the boy, helpless to do one thing for him.
  • When the king nodded, each man Louddon called knelt before their leader and told their lies.
  • Robertson knelt before them as they laid on hands. for more
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