Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English


English definition of “sacrotuberous”


adjective     /ˌseɪ.krəʊˈtjuː.bə.rəs/ US  /ˌsæk.roʊˈtuː.bər.əs/ specialized
relating to the area between the sacrum (= a bone at the base of the back) and the ischial tuberosity on the back of the lower hip bone : the sacrotuberous ligament Bone structures
(Definition of sacrotuberous adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of sacrotuberous

Word of the Day


a good knowledge of something, or the fact that you know it so well

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More