Spanish translation of 'knee-deep'
⇒ the water was knee-deep
el agua cubría hasta las rodillas
⇒ to be knee-deep in
estar metido hasta las rodillas en(figurative),
estar metido hasta el cuello en
⇒ the place was knee-deep in paper
había montones de papeles por todos lados
⇒ to go into the water knee-deep
avanzar hasta que el agua llegue a las rodillas
Example Sentences Including 'knee-deep'
Man had had to slog through sodden mounds of refuse, knee-deep in places, and thread his way through sleepy workmen and elated pickpockets.Man's Loving Family
We supported him between us, out through the chilly water, knee-deep into the aircraft.Fools Gold
You can walk two or three hundred yards out to sea in some parts of Morecambe Bay and still be only knee-deep in water.A Season in Hell
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Translation of knee-deep from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary