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Meaning of “kneel” - Learner’s Dictionary

kneel

verb [I]     /niːl/ ( past tense and past participle knelt, kneeled)
B2 to go down into or stay in a position where one or both of your knees are on the ground: She knelt down beside the child.Sitting and standing
Translations of “kneel”
in Arabic يَجْثو…
in Korean 무릎을 꿇다…
in Malaysian melutut…
in French s’agenouiller…
in Turkish diz çökmek…
in Italian inginocchiarsi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 跪(下)…
in Russian опускаться на колени, стоять на коленях…
in Polish klęczeć, uklęknąć…
in Vietnamese quỳ xuống…
in Spanish arrodillarse, ponerse de rodillas…
in Portuguese ajoelhar-se…
in Thai คุกเข่า…
in German knien…
in Catalan agenollar-se…
in Japanese (人)がひざまずく…
in Indonesian berlutut…
in Chinese (Simplified) 跪(下)…
(Definition of kneel from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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