Definition of kneeler in English:

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kneeler

Pronunciation: /ˈnēlər/

noun

1A person who kneels, especially in prayer.
Example sentences
  • Instantly the kneelers and the standers joined her.
1.1A cushion or bench for kneeling on.
Example sentences
  • Furniture takes the form of either long, low timber benches, or blond wood chairs, equipped with kneelers.
  • They stood - for there are no pews or kneelers - and made the deep bows and innumerable signs of the cross as they followed the lengthy liturgies with a quiet intensity.
  • He knelt down on the kneeler, and crossed his hands.

Words that rhyme with kneeler

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Syllabification: kneel·er

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