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English definition of “akimbo”

akimbo

adjective [after noun] uk   /əˈkɪm.bəʊ/ us    /-boʊ/
If a person's arms are akimbo, they are bent at the elbows (= the middle part of the arms where they bend) with the hands on the hips: He stood, arms akimbo, refusing to move.Sitting and standing
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