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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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05sec However, it may have been a different story if the luckless Thinkingoutloud hadn't been brought to his knees when going like a winner on the final corner.
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George Bush has been brought to his knees by voters in the US.
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DOWN AND OUT: Germany keeper Oliver Kahn is brought to his knees as the Czech Republic celebrate Miilan Baros's second-half winner