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at someone's elbow

Definition of at someone's elbow

  1. :  at someone's side <His assistant is always at his elbow.> <The drink at her elbow was untouched.>



Word by Word Definitions

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

elbowplay
  1. :  the joint of the human arm

    :  a corresponding joint in the anterior limb of a lower vertebrate

    :  something (as macaroni or an angular pipe fitting) resembling an elbow

  1. :  to push with the elbow :  jostle

    :  to shove aside by pushing with or as if with the elbow

    :  to force (as one's way) by pushing with or as if with the elbow


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