Definition of 'akimbo'
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Her assistant was at lunch so she came out herself, relaxing with arms akimbo while the prospective customer had a chance to look around. THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: THE SANGREAL TRILOGY ONE (2004)When I looked, he was sprawled on his back, legs and arms akimbo, half on the steps, half on the metal landing below. BETTER THAN THIS (2004)
Gwyneth placed her sewing on the hearth and turned to glare at them, standing with her arms akimbo. THE WOLF AND THE DOVE (2004)
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Used Rarely. akimbo is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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