noun, British Informal.
a party or lively gathering, usually including dancing.
noun (pl) knees-ups
a boisterous dance involving the raising of alternate knees
a lively noisy party or celebration, esp one with dancing
adjective 1. (informal) very exciting
/ˈkneɪdəl; ˈknaɪ-/ noun 1. (in Jewish cookery) a small dumpling, usually served in chicken soup
[nel] /nɛl/ noun 1. the sound made by a bell rung slowly, especially for a death or a funeral. 2. a sound or sign announcing the death of a person or the end, extinction, failure, etc., of something: the knell of parting day. 3. any mournful sound. verb (used without object) 4. to sound, as […]
[nel-er] /ˈnɛl ər/ noun 1. Sir Godfrey, 1646–1723, English painter, born in Germany. /ˈnɛlə/ noun 1. Sir Godfrey. ?1646–1723, portrait painter at the English court, born in Germany