Н133

ПОЛЗАТЬ В НОГАХ у когоПОЛЗАТЬ НА КОЛЕНЯХ перед кемVP
1. (subj: human to beg s.o. for sth. humbly, plead with s.o. for sth. : X ползал у Y-a в ногах -X crawled (got) on his knees before Y
X came crawling (on his knees) to YX begged Y on bended knee(in limited contexts) X got down on his knees before Y.
2. (subj: human or collect) to be servile, kowtow to s.o. ( usu. s.o. in a position of authority, one's conqueror etc)
X ползает на коленях перед Y-ом — X grovels to (before) Y
X crawls at Y% feet.

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