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noun [countable] knee pronunciation in American English /ni/ 
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    the part in the middle of your leg, where it bends

    Bend your knees when you pick up heavy objects.

    We were up to our knees in mud.

    She wore a black dress reaching to just above the knee.

    Her knees buckled and she fell to the floor.

    Shirley sat in the corner, hugging her knees.

    a serious knee injury

    fall/drop etc. to your knees (=put your knees on the ground):

    He dropped to his knees and started praying.



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