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Synonyms for elbows
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  1. List of paraphrases for "elbows":

    cubits, bends

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How to use elbows in a sentence?

  1. Victor Hugo:

    I met in the street a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, his cloak was out at the elbows, the water passed through his shoes, - and the stars through his soul.

  2. Dick Bove:

    He's trying to swing way above the weight of the Minneapolis Fed. He didn't come from California just to rub elbows with ranchers in Helena.

  3. Martha Bolton:

    Opinions are like elbows. Everybody's got them, but they only bend one way.

  4. Eric Walsh:

    People were coming off the street with blood splatters on white sneakers and skinned knees and skinned elbows, we literally just were balling up napkins and wetting them and handing them to people... it was chaos.

  5. Henry James:

    She was a woman who, between courses, could be graceful with her elbows on the table.


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