at someone's elbow
Definition of at someone's elbow
: at someone's side His assistant is always at his elbow. The drink at her elbow was untouched.
Word by Word Definitions
: some person : somebody
: the joint of the human arm
: a corresponding joint in the anterior limb of a lower vertebrate
: something (such as macaroni or an angular pipe fitting) resembling an elbow
: to push with the elbow : jostle
: to shove aside by pushing with or as if with the elbow
: to force (one's way) by pushing with or as if with the elbow
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