Definition of bend or bow the or one's knee in English:
Submit: a country no longer willing to bend its knee to foreign powers
More example sentences
- All three, and countless other journalists throughout the world, have one thing in common: they refused to bow the knee, in the face of naked threats and aggression.
- Let yesterday prove that Londoners and Britons of all faiths and backgrounds can still see clearly who their enemies are, and refuse to bow the knee.
- And they despise the Good Friday agreement, which they see as bowing the knee to terrorism.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.