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- adj. having the knees abnormally close together, and the ankles spread apart
- adj. suffering from genu valgum (or tibia valga)
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The last time I had let myself go so completely was with Tim, which still left me knockkneed in my own kitchen six years later, as I had discovered tonight.
The door crashed open and the piano player made his ridiculous, knockkneed run for the sun.
When the old farmer went up to him with knockkneed, rheumatic tread, inquiring, "Well, how goes it?" the architect would reply:
You mean that knockkneed mother's darling who seems to be slightly crawsick?
A few feet away he tried to read what was on the map, but, unable to do so, drew closer, pale-faced and knockkneed, and stared at the map and the little flags.
After about an hour, Len turned his family’s knockkneed, powder blue Buick onto a dirt road, where he had to dodge potholes.
You mean that knockkneed mother’s darling who seems to be slightly crawsick?
But I'm going through with it, and I don't intend to look knockkneed, anyhow. "
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