Definition of Shoulder


  • a narrow edge of land (usually unpaved) along the side of a road
    "the car pulled off onto the shoulder"
  • the part of a garment that covers or fits over the shoulder
    "an ornamental gold braid on the shoulder of his uniform"
  • a ball-and-socket joint between the head of the humerus and a cavity of the scapula
    - shoulder joint - articulatio humeri
  • a cut of meat including the upper joint of the foreleg
  • the part of the body between the neck and the upper arm


  • carry a burden, either real or metaphoric
    "shoulder the burden"
  • push with the shoulders
    "He shouldered his way into the crowd"
  • lift onto one's shoulders
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Shoulder

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Unscramble shoulder

352 unscramble word found using the letters shoulder.

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