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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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He landed the Preakness Stakes despite having been brought to his knees at the entrance to the stretch, and also won the Belmont Stakes.
TIGER WOODS was finally brought to his knees yesterday .
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4 Lee Carsley is brought to his knees by Swindon's heavyweight defender Richard Dryden.
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