Meaning of “shoulder” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈʃəʊldər/

B1 where your arm joins your body next to your neck:

She looked over her shoulder.
He put his arm around my shoulder.
ROAD US (UK hard shoulder)

the area on the edge of a main road, where a car can stop in an emergency

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