knee englannista suomeksi
(RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)
In the horse and allied animals, the joint, corresponding to the wrist in humans.
The part of a garment that covers the knee.
A piece of timber or metal formed with an angle somewhat in the shape of the human knee when bent.
1980, Richard W. Unger, ''The Ship in the Medieval Economy 600-1600'', page 41
- 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.
An act of kneeling on one knee, typically to acknowledge an injury, sacrifice or otherwise to show respect.
An act of kneeling, especially to show respect or courtesy.
''circa'' 1605, (w), ''(w)'', Act III, scene iii, line 36
- Give them title, knee, and approbation.
Any knee-shaped item or sharp angle in a line; an inflection point.
''the knee of a graph''
To kneel to.
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
To move on the knees; to use the knees to move.
(alternative form of)
to (l), to fall on one's (l)
to walk on one's knees