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Synonyms for knee
hinge joint in the human leg connecting the tibia and fibula with the femur and protected in front by the patella
joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped
the part of a trouser leg that provides the cloth covering for the knee
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Falling in battle, he made sure we continue to stand as a nation, never bending the knee
Sure enough, Pat Buchanan erupted in the pages of The Washington Times: "To watch self-styled `conservatives' vie with one another in bending the knee
at the shrine of Franklin Delano Roosevelt is to appreciate the rot at the core of a once-great movement.
Those convinced of their own superiority and itching to run other people's lives - ``making a difference,'' as it is called - can never feel comfortable in a country where other people can live their own lives in their own way, without bending the knee
to the environmentalists, the radical feminists and all the other self-anointed saviors and avengers.
And of course, all will be bending the knee
to snag big-name guests.
Women should curtsy by putting the right foot behind the left heel, bending the knees