Definition of 'knelt'
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She knelt before me and crossed herself. Christianity Today (2000)He knelt beside her and caught her hand in both of his. A Time of War (1993)She knelt down before her as soon as she saw her seat herself to take off her muddy boots. Emily Fox-Seton (1901)He turned and knelt by Louisa who had regained consciousness. Man of Honour (2007)I knelt down and saw the blood pooling on the floor beneath him. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A bomb he had knelt down to defuse exploded in his face, killing him instantly. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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