knee

suomi-englanti sanakirja

knee englannista suomeksi

  1. polvinivel

  2. polvikappale

  3. etupolvi, polvi

  1. Substantiivi

  2. polvi

  3. etupolvi

  4. polvistuminen

  5. Verbi

knee englanniksi

  1. In humans, the joint or the region of the joint in the middle part of the leg between the thigh and the shank.

  2. (ux)

  3. (RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)

  4. In the horse and allied animals, the joint, corresponding to the wrist in humans.

  5. The part of a garment that covers the knee.

  6. A piece of timber or metal formed with an angle somewhat in the shape of the human knee when bent.

  7. 1980, Richard W. Unger, ''The Ship in the Medieval Economy 600-1600'', page 41

  8. Deck beams were supported by hanging knees, triangular pieces of wood typically found underneath the timbers they are designed to support, but in this case found above them.
  9. An act of kneeling, especially to show respect or courtesy.

  10. ''circa'' 1605, (w), ''(w)'', Act III, scene iii, line 36

  11. Give them title, knee, and approbation.
  12. Any knee-shaped item or sharp angle in a line; an inflection point.

  13. ''the knee of a graph''

  14. A blow made with the knee; a kneeing.

  15. To kneel to.

  16. 1605: I could as well be brought / To knee his throne and, squire-like, pension beg / To keep base life afoot. — William Shakespeare, ''King Lear'' II.ii

  17. To poke or strike with the knee.

  18. To move on the knees; to use the knees to move.

  19. (quote-book)

  20. (alternative form of)

  21. to (l), to fall on one's (l)

  22. (syn)

  23. to walk on one's knees

  24. to poke or strike with the knee

  25. (infl of)