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1. tennis

noun. ['ˈtɛnəs, ˈtɛnɪs'] a game played with rackets by two or four players who hit a ball back and forth over a net that divides the court.

Synonyms

  • professional tennis
  • court tennis
  • royal tennis
  • advantage
  • real tennis
  • footfault
  • set point
  • court game
  • lawn tennis
  • return
  • singles
  • doubles

Antonyms

  • liability
  • unfavorableness
  • disadvantage
  • inexpedience

Etymology

  • tenez (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Tennis Elbow

Example sentences of the word tennis-elbow


1. Noun Phrase
You should also check with your doctor about which activities to avoid with tennis elbow.

2. Noun Phrase
Your doctor may also suggest that you do certain tennis elbow exercises and stretches to help your injury heal.

3. Noun Phrase
Lateral epicondylitis, also called "tennis elbow," occurs on the outside of the elbow and forearm.

4. Noun Phrase
It's a myth that these devices prevent tennis elbow.

2. elbow

noun. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] hinge joint between the forearm and upper arm and the corresponding joint in the forelimb of a quadruped.

Synonyms

  • cubitus
  • human elbow
  • hinge joint
  • musculus articularis cubiti
  • crazy bone
  • articulatio cubiti
  • ginglymus
  • funny bone
  • cubital joint
  • ginglymoid joint
  • arm

Etymology

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

3. elbow

noun. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] a sharp bend in a road or river.

Synonyms

  • bend

Antonyms

  • pull
  • straight line

Etymology

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

4. elbow

verb. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] push one's way with the elbows.

Synonyms

  • jostle

Etymology

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

5. elbow

noun. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] the part of a sleeve that covers the elbow joint.

Synonyms

  • arm
  • sleeve

Antonyms

  • separate
  • unfasten
  • unilateral

Etymology

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

6. elbow

noun. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] the joint of a mammal or bird that corresponds to the human elbow.

Synonyms

  • joint
  • articulatio
  • articulation

Antonyms

  • unshared
  • divided
  • distributive
  • segregated

Etymology

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

7. elbow

noun. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] a length of pipe with a sharp bend in it.

Synonyms

  • piping
  • pipage

Antonyms

  • straightness
  • unbend
  • straighten

Etymology

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

8. elbow

verb. ['ˈɛlˌboʊ'] shove one's elbow into another person's ribs.

Synonyms

  • poke at
  • nudge

Etymology

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