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English definition of “knee-deep”


adjective     /ˌniːˈdiːp/
If you are knee-deep in a substance , it reaches up to your knees : We walked through the field , knee-deep in mud .Measurements in general informal very involved in a difficult situation or large task : I'm knee-deep in paperwork .Busy and activeHurrying and doing things quickly
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