knee-high

adjective
\ ˈnē-ˈhī How to pronounce knee-high (audio) \

Definition of knee-high

: rising or reaching upward to the knees knee-high stockings

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knee-high \ ˈnē-​ˌhī How to pronounce knee-high (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of knee-high

1743, in the meaning defined above

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“Knee-high.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/knee-high. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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knee-high

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of knee-high

: reaching as high as your knees

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