Synonyms of knead in English:

knead


See definition of knead

verb

1‘turn the dough on to a floured board and knead’

SYNONYMS
pummel, work, pound, squeeze, wring, twist, crush, form, shape, mould, mix, blend
rare malaxate

2‘she put her hands on his shoulders and kneaded the base of his neck’

SYNONYMS
massage, press, manipulate, palpate, rub, handle, stroke, feel