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EL'BOW, n.

1. The outer angle made by the bend of the arm.

The wings that waft our riches out of sight

Grow on the gamester's elbows.

2. Any flexure or angle the obtuse angle of a wall, building or road.

To be at the elbow, is to be very near to be by the side to be at hand.

EL'BOW, To push with the elbow.

1. To push or drive to a distance to encroach on.

He'll elbow out his neighbors.

EL'BOW, To jut into an angle to project to bend.

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Dictionary of Words from the King James Bible. Public Domain. Copy freely.
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The unabridged 1828 version of this dictionary in the SwordSearcher Bible Software.

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Entry for 'Elbow'. King James Dictionary.

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