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1. armpit

noun. ['ˈɑːrmˌpɪt'] the hollow under the arm where it is joined to the shoulder.

Synonyms

  • arteria axillaris
  • shoulder
  • axillary cavity
  • cavity
  • axilla
  • cavum
  • axillary fossa
  • bodily cavity

Etymology

  • arm (English)
  • arm (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pit (English)
  • pit (Dutch)

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Rhymes with Armpit

  • cockpit

How do you pronounce armpit?

Pronounce armpit as ˈɑrmˌpɪt.

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Sentences with armpit


1. Noun, singular or mass
Holding the elastic in place at the back, take the bottom end and go under the armpit.

2. Adjective
The more vigorously you work out, the more back and armpit fat you'll burn.

3. Particle
Consider some of the more natural approaches to stopping armpit sweating before you resort to more drastic measures.

Quotes about armpit


1. I would pour you a glass of wine, but wouldn’t it be more romantic if you sipped it out of my armpit?
- Jarod Kintz, A Story That Talks about Talking Is Like Chatter to Chattering Teeth, and Every Set of Dentures Can Attest to the Fact That No..

2. His hand snapped shut over the device and then he crossed his arms. Aria stared in horror. Her Smarteye was buried in a Neanderthal’s armpit.
- Veronica Rossi, Under the Never Sky

3. At the age of four, I wanted to be eight. At the age of eight, I wanted to be 16. At the age of 16, when I started driving, I wanted to be a Ferrari. And now, at the age of middle, I want to be Stalin’s mustache and matching armpit hair. But only for personal reasons, not political.
- Jarod Kintz, A Story That Talks about Talking Is Like Chatter to Chattering Teeth, and Every Set of Dentures Can Attest to the Fact That No..

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