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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 Holster

  • upholster
  • toalster
  • polster
  • pollster
  • bolster

Example sentences of the word shoulder-holster


1. Noun Phrase
Carry your handgun in a shoulder holster.

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. shoulder

noun. ['ˈʃoʊldɝ'] a narrow edge of land (usually unpaved) along the side of a road.

Synonyms

  • hard shoulder
  • road
  • route
  • berm

Antonyms

  • thinness
  • breakableness
  • solidity
  • unbreakableness

Etymology

  • sholder (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. shoulder

verb. ['ˈʃoʊldɝ'] carry a burden, either real or metaphoric.

Synonyms

  • transport

Antonyms

  • dress down
  • undress

Etymology

  • sholder (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. holster

noun. ['ˈhoʊlstɝ'] a sheath (usually leather) for carrying a handgun.

Synonyms

  • shoulder holster

Antonyms

  • unfasten

10. holster

noun. ['ˈhoʊlstɝ'] a belt with loops or slots for carrying small hand tools.

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