go down on knees

go down on (one's) knees

Literally, to kneel down. The priest finished speaking, and the congregation went down on their knees.
See also: down, go, knee, on
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go down on one's knees

to kneel down. The people went down on their knees and prayed. Larry went down on his knees and asked for forgiveness.
See also: down, go, knee, on
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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