Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: kneecap
IPA transcription: [n'ik,æp]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: patella, kneecap, kneepan
    Meaning: a small flat triangular bone in front of the knee that protects the knee joint
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: kneecap
    Meaning: shoot in the kneecap, often done by terrorist groups as a warning; "They kneecapped the industrialist"
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