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Noun
The joint between the forearm and the upper arm
“The sleeves ended between her elbow and her shoulder, and the overall effect was stunning.”
Noun
A thing resembling an elbow, in particular, something bent through, or at, an angle
“To avoid damage to the water inlet valve or other connections, grasp the elbow with a pipe wrench and apply counterpressure.”
Noun
An act of pushing someone or something in order to move them away from oneself
Noun
Crossette or ancon
Noun
The act of ordering or allowing someone to leave
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Noun
An abrupt rebuff, a snub or curt rejection, a disdainful dismissal
Noun
A jointed or flexible device that allows the pivoting of a door etc.
Verb
To move or proceed forward by force
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“The mill owner had to elbow his way through, like walking through treacle, sometimes getting pushed and losing ground he'd already covered.”
Verb
Dismissal from employment
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