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American English: /ˈniˌkæp/
British English: /ˈniːkap/

Translation of kneecap in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • It affects the cartilage on the back of the kneecap and causes pain and stiffness, especially when going up and down stairs.
    • The tendon that connects the kneecap to the thigh muscle (patellar tendon) can be torn if the knee is bent too far back.
    • He needs more surgery, this time to graft together the bone in the kneecap.

transitive verb -pp-

  • dispararle a las rodillas a
    Example sentences
    • Three years earlier Mr Smith had kneecapped him, breaking his leg with a baseball bat after drugs he was looking after went missing, the jury heard.
    • Would you be afraid to meet him late at night in a dark alley, just in case he was carrying a crowbar and threatening to kneecap you?
    • The less-than-dynamic duo may yet get it right, especially if they can stop kneecapping themselves with stupid stunts.
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