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Antonyms for shank

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  1. shanknoun

    a cut of meat (beef or veal or mutton or lamb) from the upper part of the leg

    stem, cannon, waist

  2. shanknoun

    the part of the human leg between the knee and the ankle

    stem, cannon, waist

  3. shank, stemnoun

    cylinder forming a long narrow part of something

    bow, root, theme, stalk, root word, stem turn, cannon, waist, base, fore, radical, prow, stem

  4. shanknoun

    cylinder forming the part of a bolt between the thread and the head

    stem, cannon, waist

  5. shanknoun

    cylinder forming the part of a bit by which it is held in the drill

    stem, cannon, waist

  6. shank, waistnoun

    the narrow part of the shoe connecting the heel and the wide part of the sole

    stem, waistline, cannon, waist

  7. cannon, shanknoun

    lower part of the leg extending from the hock to the fetlock in hoofed mammals

    stem, carom, cannon, waist

  8. shankverb

    a poor golf stroke in which the heel of the club hits the ball

    stem, cannon, waist

  9. shankverb

    hit (a golf ball) with the heel of a club, causing the ball to veer in the wrong direction

How to use shank in a sentence?

  1. Collin Morikawa:

    I did something in my career that I haven’t done yet, was shank a shot, yeah, shanked a pitching wedge straight in the trees.

  2. Rick Singleton:

    We shook him down, and we did find a shank in his possession -- a shank is a prison knife -- and we retrieved that. We immediately had him shipped back to the Department of Corrections.

  3. Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace:

    He forced the guard to disrobe and then put on his clothes, he then held the shank against the guard as they went downstairs and he left through a side door.

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