Complete Definition of "knuckle"

English

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-knuckle.ogg|Audio (US)

Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÊkÉl|-ÊkÉl

Noun
en-noun

  1. Any of the joints between the bones of the fingers.
  2. By extension of (1) a mechanical joint.
  3. A cut of meat.
  4. context|sports|billiards|snooker|pool The curved part of the cushion at the entrance to the pockets on a cue sports table.

Translations
trans-top|joint of the finger
Finnish: rystynen
French: articulation du doigt f, jointure du doigt f
German: Fingerknöchel m
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Korean: ìê°ë½ë§ë (songarak-madi)
Swedish: knoge
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Derived terms
knuckleduster
knuckledragger
knuckle under
knuckle down
near the knuckle
brass knuckles
white knuckle ride

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