embowed

adjective
em·​bowed | \ im-ˈbōd How to pronounce embowed (audio) \

Definition of embowed

: bent like a bow : arched

Examples of embowed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The slowness with which the tip of the index finger glides over the skin of the belly, the embowed branches covering the pubis, the lips’ edge. Merve Emre, The New Yorker, 4 July 2022

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First Known Use of embowed

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

10 Jul 2022

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“Embowed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/embowed. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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