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English verb: knead

1. knead (contact) make uniform


SamplesKnead dough.
Work the clay until it is soft.


Synonymswork


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)manipulate


Narrower (hyponym)masticate, proof


Verb groupcrop, cultivate, work, work

2. knead (contact) manually manipulate (someone's body), usually for medicinal or relaxation purposes


SamplesShe rubbed down her child with a sponge.


Synonymsmassage, rub down


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)manipulate


Entailrub









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