To join; combine
To move (one's hand, a cloth, etc.) over, or spread or apply (polish, etc.) on or over, a surface or object in this way
To function; operate:
(Basketball) To employ a press.
To mix, merge, or unite
To supply oxygen to (the blood) by the process of respiration
To put out of shape in this manner; wrench; sprain
To adjust (a garment) for a better fit.
To match in quality; equal:
(Nautical) To sail by the wind under press of canvas.
To work, operate, or treat with or as with the hand or hands; handle or use, esp. with skill
To bend or press (something) so that one part is over another; double up on itself
Find another word for kneading. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for kneading, like: mixing, rubbing, working, pressing, blending, massaging, aerating, twisting, altering, shaping and squeezing.