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knee-high (adj.)

1743, from knee (n.) + high (adj.). Phrase knee-high to a grasshopper first recorded 1851 (earliest form was knee-high to a toad, 1814).

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Definitions of knee-high from WordNet
1
knee-high (n.)
a sock or stocking that reaches up to just below the knees;
Synonyms: knee-hi
2
knee-high (adv.)
up to the knees;
Synonyms: knee-deep
From wordnet.princeton.edu

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