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English definition of “shoulder to shoulder”

shoulder to shoulder

If people are shoulder to shoulder, they are close together and next to each other: The refugees were packed shoulder to shoulder on the boat.Next to and beside
(Definition of shoulder to shoulder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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