Definition for knelt (2 of 2)
verb (used without object), knelt or kneeled, kneel·ing.
Origin of kneel
Related formskneel·ing·ly, adverbun·kneel·ing, adjective
Examples from the Web for knelt
Her tender face bent in compassion over a marble form so exquisitely pure that I knelt and signed myself.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He knelt beside Glover just as he once had by that injured boy back in Brooklyn.Why Was My Son Killed in Fallujah—and His Murderer Set Free?|Michael Daly|January 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Outside the courthouse, supporters of Martin's family jeered, wept, or knelt in prayer as the verdict came.George Zimmerman Found Not Guilty; Looks Forward to 'Getting His Life Back'|Jacqui Goddard|July 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Harry also knelt on one knee and layed poppies at the grave of the unknown soldier as the last post was played.
One of her favorite memories at a red carpet was meeting Jodie Foster, who knelt down to speak at her level.‘Matilda’ Star Mara Wilson Reviews ‘Matilda the Musical’|Ramin Setoodeh|April 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He remembered that at that time Mr. Stephens had knelt down and prayed for him.Three People|Pansy
When Jack paused on his downward way, the priest coming up at once knelt on the steps to show his reverence.The Harlequin Opal, Vol. 2 (of 3)|Fergus Hume
Even the men who had upheld the archway of swords dropped their weapons with a crash and knelt also.The Lost Prince|Frances Hodgson Burnett
So, first picking out a tree to go up in case of necessity, I knelt down and fired into the bunch, getting one.The Trail of The Badger|Sidford F. Hamp
The Duchessa dropped on one knee, and then knelt for a few moments at one of the prie-dieux.Antony Gray,--Gardener|Leslie Moore