elbow

  • 1 Elbow — Марк Поттер (слева) и Гай Гарви Основная информация …

    Википедия

  • 2 Elbow — El bow, n. [AS. elboga, elnboga (akin to D. elleboga, OHG. elinbogo, G. ellbogen, ellenbogen, Icel. ?lnbogi; prop.; arm bend); eln ell (orig., forearm) + boga a bending. See 1st {Ell}, and 4th {Bow}.] 1. The joint or bend of the arm; the outer… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Elbow — El bow, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Elbowed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Elbowing}.] To push or hit with the elbow, as when one pushes by another. [1913 Webster] They [the Dutch] would elbow our own aldermen off the Royal Exchange. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] {To… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Elbow — steht für folgende Orte: Elbow (Saskatchewan), Ort in Kanada Elbow (Texas), Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten weiteres Bedeutungen: Elbow (Band) Siehe auch Elbow Lake Diese Seite i …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 5 elbow — c.1200, elbowe, from O.E. elnboga, from ell length of the forearm + boga bow, arch, from W.Gmc. *alinobogan, from P.Gmc. *elino bugon, lit. bend of the forearm (Cf. M.Du. ellenboghe, Du. elleboog, O.H.G. elinbogo, Ger. Ellenbogen, O.N …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 elbow — ► NOUN 1) the joint between the forearm and the upper arm. 2) a piece of piping or something similar bent through an angle. ► VERB 1) strike with one s elbow. 2) push roughly away. 3) (often elbow one s way) move by pushing past people with one s …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 elbow — [el′bō΄] n. [ME elbowe < OE elboga < PGmc * alino boga (> Ger ellenbogen): see ELL2 & BOW2] 1. a) the joint between the upper and lower arm; esp., the outer part of the angle made by a bent arm b) the joint corresponding to this in the… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Elbow — El bow, v. i. 1. To jut into an angle; to project or to bend after the manner of an elbow. [1913 Webster] 2. To push rudely along; to elbow one s way. Purseproud, elbowing Insolence. Grainger. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 elbow — [n] angular part of arm; angularly shaped item ancon, angle, bend, bow, corner, crazy bone*, crook, crutch, curve, fork, funny bone*, half turn, hinge, joint, turn; concepts 418,436 elbow [v] push aside bend, bulldoze, bump, crowd, hook, hustle,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 Elbow — Elbow, Eiland der Gruppe Bahamas, s.d. 1) A) c) …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 11 elbow — index jostle (bump into) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 12 Elbow — For other uses, see Elbow (disambiguation). Elbow Latin articulatio cubiti Gray s …

    Wikipedia

  • 13 elbow — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ left, right ▪ sharp ▪ dislocated, fractured ▪ sore ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 elbow — /el boh/, n. 1. the bend or joint of the human arm between upper arm and forearm. 2. the corresponding joint in the forelimb of a quadruped. See diag. under horse. 3. something bent like an elbow, as a sharp turn in a road or river, or a piece of …

    Universalium

  • 15 Elbow — Three long bones meet in the middle portion of the arm at the elbow joint. The bone of the upper arm (humerus) meets both the ulna (the inner bone of the forearm) and radius (the outer bone of the forearm) to form a hinge joint. The radius and… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 16 elbow — I n. 1) a tennis elbow ( an elbow that hurts because of excessive exercise ) 2) at smb. s elbow ( close to smb. ) II v. (d; intr., tr.) to elbow through (to elbow one s way through a crowd) * * * [ elbəʊ] a tennis elbow ( an elbow that hurts… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 17 elbow — I UK [ˈelbəʊ] / US [ˈelboʊ] noun [countable] Word forms elbow : singular elbow plural elbows ** a) the part in the middle of your arm, where it bends She sat with her elbows on the table. b) the part of a sleeve that covers your elbow • at… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 Elbow — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Elbow (homonymie). Elbow Pays d’origine Bury, Angleterre …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 19 elbow — el|bow1 [ˈelbəu US bou] n [: Old English; Origin: elboga] 1.) the joint where your arm bends 2.) the part of a shirt etc that covers your elbow 3.) elbow grease informal hard work and effort, especially when cleaning or polishing something 4.)… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 elbow — el|bow1 [ elbou ] noun count ** the part in the middle of your arm, where it bends: She sat with her elbows on the table. a. the part of a sleeve that covers your elbow at someone s elbow beside someone: Jim was hovering at her elbow, trying to… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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