To turn or be turned from a straight line or from some direction or position
Genuflect is defined as to bend at the knee, or to touch one knee to the ground, especially in a respectful or religious way.
To kneel and touch the forehead to the ground in expression of deep respect, worship, or submission, as formerly done in China.
To bend or curve downward; stoop.
To make a curtsey.
Find another word for kneel. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for kneel, like: bend, do obeisance, genuflect, bow-down, stoop, sit, kowtow, bow, stretched-out, lie-down and prostrate.