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Spanish translation of “knee”

knee

noun /niː/
the joint at the bend of the leg
rodilla
He fell and cut his knee The child sat on her father’s knee She was on her knees weeding the garden He fell on his knees and begged for mercy.
the part of an article of clothing covering this joint
rodillera
He has a hole in the knee of his trousers.
kneecap noun (anatomy) the flat, round bone on the front of the knee joint.
rótula
knee-deep adjective reaching up to, or covered up to, one’s knees
hasta las rodillas
He ended up knee-deep in water.
(Definition of knee from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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