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Reaching up to the knees: a knee-high table.
A sock or stocking that extends just below the knee.
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1. another word for knee-deep1
2. as high as the knee: a knee-high child.
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1. as high as the knees.n.
2. Also, knee′-hi`. a sock or stocking that reaches to just below the knees.
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|Noun||1.||knee-high - a sock or stocking that reaches up to just below the knees|
sock - hosiery consisting of a cloth covering for the foot; worn inside the shoe; reaches to between the ankle and the knee
stocking - close-fitting hosiery to cover the foot and leg; come in matched pairs (usually used in the plural)
|Adv.||1.||knee-high - up to the knees; "we were standing knee-deep in the water"|
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knee-high[ˈniːˈhaɪ] ADJ [grass] → hasta las rodillas; [boots] → de caña alta; [socks] → largo
he's been riding since he was knee-high to a grasshopper → lleva montando a caballo desde que era un renacuajo
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