knee–high

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adjective \ˈnē-ˈhī\

Definition of knee–high

  1. :  rising or reaching upward to the knees knee–high stockings

knee–high

play \ˈnē-ˌhī\ noun

1743

First Known Use of knee–high

1743




KNEE–HIGH Defined for English Language Learners

knee–high

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adjective \ˈnē-ˈhī\

Definition of knee–high for English Language Learners

  • : reaching as high as your knees

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