Definition On one's hands and knees

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Definition

to be on one's hands and knees: to have hands and knees on the floor, in a crawling position
idiom
I found Icarus on his hands and knees, looking for his stapler. He thought it was under his desk.

Examples

  • "Kevin Connors: Found him in the break room, on his hands and knees, searching for loose change under the coffee machine."

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