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1. shoulder

noun. ['ˈʃoʊldɝ'] the part of the body between the neck and the upper arm.

Synonyms

  • teres
  • axillary cavity
  • body part
  • axilla
  • teres muscle
  • body
  • axillary fossa
  • torso
  • armpit

Antonyms

  • thin
  • hardness
  • bore
  • fall

Etymology

  • sholder (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Shoulder Girdle

  • spurdle
  • skurdal
  • wordell
  • hurdle

Example sentences of the word shoulder-girdle


1. Noun Phrase
The shoulder girdle is made up of the clavicle and scapula.

2. Noun Phrase
Initiate movement from the shoulder girdle and begin to tap lightly with the arms, palms facing down.

3. Noun Phrase
Your upper spine is also responsible for the rotation of your shoulder girdle.

4. Noun Phrase
Poor alignment of the shoulder girdle can also produce pain when performing a plank or push-up.

2. shoulder

verb. ['ˈʃoʊldɝ'] lift onto one's shoulders.

Synonyms

  • elevate
  • bring up
  • get up
  • lift

Antonyms

  • sit down
  • lie down
  • go to bed
  • turn in

Etymology

  • sholder (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. shoulder

verb. ['ˈʃoʊldɝ'] push with the shoulders.

Antonyms

  • start

Etymology

  • sholder (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. shoulder

noun. ['ˈʃoʊldɝ'] the part of a garment that covers or fits over the shoulder.

Synonyms

  • garment

Antonyms

  • thick
  • porosity

Etymology

  • sholder (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. shoulder

noun. ['ˈʃoʊldɝ'] a ball-and-socket joint between the head of the humerus and a cavity of the scapula.

Synonyms

  • circumflex humeral artery
  • enarthrodial joint
  • spheroid joint
  • arteria circumflexa humeri
  • trunk
  • articulatio spheroidea
  • rotator cuff
  • enarthrosis
  • ball-and-socket joint
  • shoulder joint
  • cotyloid joint
  • articulatio humeri
  • body
  • arteria circumflexa scapulae
  • torso
  • shoulder blade
  • circumflex scapular artery
  • shoulder bone

Antonyms

  • bless
  • demote
  • descent
  • decrease

Etymology

  • sholder (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. shoulder

noun. ['ˈʃoʊldɝ'] a cut of meat including the upper joint of the foreleg.

Synonyms

  • cut
  • cut of meat

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • discharge
  • begin

Etymology

  • sholder (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. girdle

noun. ['ˈgɝːdəl'] a woman's close-fitting foundation garment.

Synonyms

  • foundation
  • corset
  • panty girdle
  • foundation garment

Antonyms

  • detach
  • uninformed
  • disarm
  • unbind

Etymology

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

8. girdle

verb. ['ˈgɝːdəl'] put a girdle on or around.

Synonyms

  • ring
  • surround
  • environ
  • skirt
  • border

Etymology

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

9. girdle

noun. ['ˈgɝːdəl'] a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers.

Synonyms

  • cummerbund
  • waistband
  • cincture
  • sash
  • band

Antonyms

  • silence
  • defend
  • uncover
  • confront

Etymology

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

10. girdle

noun. ['ˈgɝːdəl'] an encircling or ringlike structure.

Synonyms

  • pelvic girdle
  • pelvis
  • skeletal structure
  • pelvic arch
  • hip

Antonyms

  • overgarment
  • undress
  • enliven
  • stay

Etymology

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