English version

on bended knee

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishon bended kneeon bended kneea) ASK FOR something/ASK somebody TO DO somethingtrying very hard to persuade someone to do something He begged on bended knee for another chance. b) BENDin a kneeling position He went down on bended knee and asked her to marry him. bend
Examples from the Corpus
on bended kneeGeorge asked her to marry him on bended knee.The TV network begged her on bended knee to return to the program.
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