Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to kneeling: stanched
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for kneeling

supporting yourself on your knees


References in periodicals archive ?
I've shared my opinion with all our players: I'm passionate about the cause of social justice, and I feel that kneeling is an ineffective tactic that alienates more people than it enlists.
Smith's bill would allow Colts game attendees to receive a refund by the end of the first quarter if players from the home team were seen kneeling in protest.
The Roman Missal as issued by the Vatican actually calls for the assembly to stand during the eucharistic prayer, except for briefly kneeling during the institutional narrative or consecration.
Trump has accused players of insulting the flag, the nation and its soldiers by kneeling for the anthem while players have steadfastly denied any such motives.
The Saints and some other teams sought a compromise stance, kneeling in unison before the anthem and standing together during the song.
posted to Twitter on Tuesday evening showed most of the girls soccer team holding hands and kneeling on the field before their game against Sheldon at Sheldon High School.
On Thursday, Trump said football team owners are afraid of their players, his latest criticism of NFL players kneeling during the U.
A photo posted by "X Files" stars Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny linking arms and kneeling on the set of their TV show was a top trending item on Twitter Monday night.
Following a weekend of kneeling and protesting across the NFL, the Cowboys and their owner displayed their own version of unity on Monday night by kneeling on the field before rising as a group before the playing of the national anthem.
Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick first drew controversy last year by kneeling during the national anthem.
But there were widespread protests two days later, beginning with over 20 players kneeling at Wembley before the Jacksonville Jaguars' victory over the Baltimore Ravens.
In the United States, pictures on the NFL website showed numerous players either standing or kneeling during the anthem, with several team owners standing and linking arms with players.
Most NFL players on Sunday locked arms with their teammates - some standing, others kneeling - in a show of solidarity.
My heart still pounds when I think about taking that first photograph, scanning Saluki Stadium during the national anthem and looking for a football player kneeling for the first home football game.
Now, in an interview with Katie Couric, she's called out NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and other athletes who have been kneeling during the "Star Spangled Banner" in an effort to bring attention to police brutality toward African-Americans in the U.