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
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Example Sentences Including 'knee-deep'
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Africa is knee-deep in vehicles that don't work because no one had been trained to maintain them.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Cats kill because they are programmed by nature to do so and we would be knee-deep in rats if they were not.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Knee-deep contaminated water sloshed down into their boots.The Sun (2011)
Or just splash safely about in the knee-deep waters by the shore.The Sun (2016)
People knee-deep in water in all sizes of residence may be focusing more on the weather than on the prospects for their insurance premiums.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Used Rarely. knee-deep is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of knee-deep from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary