Meaning of “crutch” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /krʌtʃ/

a stick that you put under your arm to help you walk if you have injured your leg or foot:

[ usually plural ] Charles was on crutches for six weeks.
BODY UK (UK/US crotch)

the part of your body between the tops of your legs, or the part of a piece of clothing that covers this area

(Definition of “crutch” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)