from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Archaic A past participle of bend1.
  • idiom on bended knee On one's knee or knees, as in supplication or submission.

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  • adj. bent
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of bend.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. used of the back and knees; stooped


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