He knelt beside Glover just as he once had by that injured boy back in Brooklyn.
Outside the courthouse, supporters of Martin's family jeered, wept, or knelt in prayer as the verdict came.
Her tender face bent in compassion over a marble form so exquisitely pure that I knelt and signed myself.
One of her favorite memories at a red carpet was meeting Jodie Foster, who knelt down to speak at her level.
On first seeing her, he had knelt down on the sidewalk and kissed her hand to thank her for her hams.
I crossed the floor, knelt down by him, and tried to wake him.
Into the little parlor filed the nurses, and knelt, folding their tired hands.
"Let us pray," said Roy, as he closed the Bible, and knelt with them.
She then returned to the mouth of the cave, and knelt down at Richard Digby's feet.
He saw only Margaret, he knelt by her side and called her name.
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.