Shoulder Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Shoulder

(Anatomy) The section of an arm from the elbow to the shoulder.
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A common term for glenohumeral joint.
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(Intransitive, colloquial) To catch on, do well; to become popular.
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(Idiomatic) To assume control of something, especially by force; to usurp.
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A nearly horizontal or landward-sloping portion of a beach, formed by the deposition of sediment by storm waves.
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a ball-and-socket joint between the head of the humerus and a cavity of the scapula
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Juncture of the fore leg or arm and body
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A protruding part or thing
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To push, especially roughly or with force
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To take upon oneself; undertake
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To tackle an opponent in possession of the ball.
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Undertake means to start something or agree to do something.
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A projection
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The definition of a soft shoulder is the soft, unpaved ground along the edge of a highway.
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The definition of jostle is to push and shove your way through a space or through a crowd, or to compete for something or to fight for position.
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(Architecture) A collar beam.
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To acquire or come into (something usually undesirable); sustain:
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Juncture of the fore leg or arm and body
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Antonyms for Shoulder

To stop short at (a fence, etc.), without jumping it
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To disclaim connection with, responsibility for, etc.; to refuse to acknowledge; to disown; to abjure; to disavow.
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The definition of a ridge is a long, narrow crest of something.
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(Intransitive) To receive something willingly.
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An underwater ridge or rock shelf.
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A support for the arm on a chair, sofa, etc.
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Joint is defined as slang for a cheap bar, prison or a marijuana cigarette.
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