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shoulder blade

  
  
scapula  
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shoulder  
      n  
1    give (someone) the cold shoulder      blank     (slang)   cut     (informal)   ignore, kick in the teeth     (slang)   ostracize, put down, rebuff, send (someone) to Coventry, shun, snub  
2    put one's shoulder to the wheel        (informal)   apply oneself, buckle down to     (informal)   exert oneself, get down to, make every effort, set to work, strive  
3    rub shoulders with        (informal)   associate with, consort with, fraternize with, hobnob with, mix with, socialize with  
4    shoulder to shoulder      as one, in cooperation, in partnership, in unity, jointly, side by side, together, united  
5    straight from the shoulder      candidly, directly, frankly, man to man, outright, plainly, pulling no punches     (informal)   straight, unequivocally, with no holds barred  
      vb  
6    accept, assume, bear, be responsible for, carry, take on, take upon oneself  
7    elbow, jostle, press, push, shove, thrust  


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shoulder blade

  
     ( shoulder blades    plural  ) Your shoulder blades are the two large, flat, triangular bones that you have in the upper part of your back, below your shoulders.      n-count  

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smoulder, shudder, soldier

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