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1. shin

noun. ['ˈʃɪn'] the front part of the human leg between the knee and the ankle.

Synonyms

  • body part

Antonyms

  • defend
  • order

Etymology

  • scinu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Shin Splints

  • misprints
  • reprints
  • imprints
  • sprints
  • sprint's
  • stints
  • quints
  • printz
  • prints
  • flints
  • flint's
  • wintz
  • tints
  • mintz
  • mints
  • mint's
  • lintz
  • kintz
  • hintz
  • hints
  • gintz
  • bintz

Example sentences of the word shin-splints


1. Noun Phrase
You need strong glutes to stabilize your pelvis and prevent injuries ranging from illiotibial band syndrome to shin splints.

2. Noun Phrase
The group adds that shin splints, Achilles tendon pain and stress fractures are other common running injuries.

3. Noun Phrase
If you want to keep inflammation and shin splints at bay, try applying ice after a run.

4. Noun Phrase
You can also lift your toes off the ground to target your shins and prevent shin splints.

2. shin

noun. ['ˈʃɪn'] the inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle.

Synonyms

  • shinbone
  • tibia
  • shin bone
  • leg

Antonyms

  • unscramble
  • fall
  • descent
  • stand still

Etymology

  • scinu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. shin

noun. ['ˈʃɪn'] the 22nd letter of the Hebrew alphabet.

Synonyms

  • Hebrew alphabet
  • alphabetic character
  • letter of the alphabet
  • Hebrew script
  • Hebraic alphabet

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • regress
  • thicken
  • inflate

Etymology

  • scinu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. shin

noun. ['ˈʃɪn'] a cut of meat from the lower part of the leg.

Synonyms

  • shin bone
  • cut of meat

Antonyms

  • increase
  • lengthen
  • expand

Etymology

  • scinu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. shin

verb. ['ˈʃɪn'] climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling.

Synonyms

  • sputter
  • scramble
  • climb
  • skin
  • shinny
  • clamber

Antonyms

  • switch on
  • strengthen
  • malfunction
  • undiluted

Etymology

  • scinu (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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