knee
noun
1. (anatomy) 
I hit my knee on the corner of the table.Me golpeé la rodilla con la esquina de la mesa.
2. (clothing) 
I fell and ripped the knees of my pants.Me caí y rompí las rodillas de mis pantalones.
transitive verb
3. (to hit with the knee) 
He kneed him in the groin.Le dio un rodillazo en la entrepierna.
knee
Noun
1. (general) 
a. la rodilla (F) 
to go down on one's kneesarrodillarse, ponerse de rodillas
2. (fig) 
to bring somebody to his kneeshacer que alguien hinque la rodilla or se arrodille
transitive verb
3. (hit with knee) 
a. dar un rodillazo a 
knee [niː]
noun
(Anat) rodilla (f); [of garment] rodilla (f)
on one's knees, on bended knee de rodillas
to bow the knee to humillarse ante; someterse a
a sharp pain nearly brought me to my knees un dolor agudo hizo que casi me cayera de rodillas
the embargo has brought the country to its knees el embargo ha llevado al país al borde del desastre
to fall on one's knees caer de rodillas
to go or get down on one's knees arrodillarse; ponerse de rodillas
to go or get down on one's knees to sb arrodillarse ante algn; to go to sb on (one's) bended knees suplicar a algn de rodillas
his knees were knocking le temblaban las rodillas
transitive verb
dar un rodillazo a
modifier
knee bend (n) flexión (f) de piernas
knee breeches (n) calzón (m) corto
knee jerk (n) reflejo (m) rotular
knee joint (n) articulación (f) de la rodilla
knee sock (n) calcetín (m) alto
Phrases with "knee"
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I hurt my knee
me lastimé la rodilla
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