[poh-leyn] /ˈpoʊ leɪn/
a piece for the knee, made of plate or leather.
a piece of armour for protecting the knee Also called kneecap
[nee] /ni/ noun 1. Anatomy. the joint of the leg that allows for movement between the femur and tibia and is protected by the patella; the central area of the leg between the thigh and the lower leg. 2. Zoology. the corresponding joint or region in the hind leg of a quadruped; stifle. 3. a […]
[nee-deep] /ˈniˈdip/ adjective 1. reaching the knees: knee-deep mud. 2. submerged or covered up to the knees: knee-deep in water. 3. deeply embroiled; enmeshed; involved: knee-deep in trouble. adjective 1. so deep as to reach or cover the knees: knee-deep mud 2. (postpositive) often foll by in adj. 1530s, from knee (n.) + deep (adj.). […]
- Knee drop
noun 1. a wrestling attack in which a wrestler lifts his opponent and drops him onto his bent knee
[adjective nee-hahy; noun nee-hahy] /adjective ˈniˈhaɪ; noun ˈniˌhaɪ/ adjective 1. as high as the knees. noun 2. knee-highs, Also, knee highs, knee-hi’s, knee his. socks, stockings, or boots that cover the lower legs to just below the knees. adjective 1. another word for knee-deep (sense 1) 2. as high as the knee: a knee-high child […]