Synonyms for Kneel:


bow down, genuflect, stoop, burrow, rest on the knees, balance, do obeisance, crook, double over, curtsey, crouch, cower, bow, bestride, bend, crane. act (noun)
kneel (noun)


get down on one's knees (verb)
curtsey, do obeisance, genuflect, bow down, bow, stoop.

Other synonyms:

bow. bow down
Other relevant words:
bow, crouch, bend, stoop, cower, bow down, genuflect, do obeisance, curtsey.

Usage examples for kneel

  1. Seeing him kneel there, she cried out with a little wail: " Help me- the tree- help me!" – Riders of the Silences by Max Brand
  2. Kneel down there and don't stir." – The New Book Of Martyrs by Georges Duhamel
  3. Before a fatal weakness suddenly attacked him his health had been rather better than before; then his voice failed, and Quijada was compelled to kneel beside his bed that he might understand what he wished to impress upon him. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers