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  1. kneel, kneeling(verb)

    supporting yourself on your knees

  2. kneel(verb)

    rest one's weight on one's knees

    "In church you have to kneel during parts of the service"

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  1. kneel(Verb)

    To stoop down and rest on the knee or knees.

  2. Origin: From knelen, knewlen, from cneowlian, equivalent to . Cognate with knielen, knelen, dialectal knielen, kneulen, knülen, knæle.

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  1. Kneel(verb)

    to bend the knee; to fall or rest on the knees; -- sometimes with down

  2. Origin: [OE. knelen, cneolien; akin to D. knielen, Dan. knle. See Knee.]

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    Rank popularity for the word 'kneel' in Verbs Frequency: #1077


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