And whoever advised Mr. Obama to kneel rhetorically to Mr. Netanyahu in public on Tuesday should also be fired.
The three who were killed had been forced to kneel in a prayer position while assassins shot each in the forehead.
I was ready for that: I was going to tell him that declining to kneel was not a mark of disrespect but recognition of physics.
As the conclave draws to a close, each cardinal will approach the new pope and kneel before him.
As he went to kneel, I took a shot at him and [he] jumped in the door.
The outer door was closed then, and Miller was told to kneel.
The Archbishop elevates the Cross, they kneel and pledge their faith.
He could not endure the tones of cathedral music; but he had at times to kneel and listen to it, and be overcome.
Honour your father and mother: kneel and ask their blessing.
kneel down beside me, just a minute, boy, and then Ill go to sleep again.
Old English cneowlian, from cneow (see knee (n.)); cf. Middle Low German knelen, Middle Dutch cnielen, Dutch knielen Gothic knussjan. Past tense knelt is a modern formation (19c.) on analogy of feel/felt, etc. Related: Kneeling.