Definition of 'armpit'
Example sentences containing 'armpit'
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No uncooked patches on armpits or neck. Times, Sunday Times (2015)People used to shave their armpits and legs. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Many more will endure an uncomfortable bus journey with a sweaty armpit in their face. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Soldier ants have invaded my armpits and groin. Times, Sunday Times (2007)My left armpit was shaved while my right armpit was not. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The glands affected are usually those in the throat but those in the armpits or groin can also react. M.E. and You - a self-help plan (1988)It also gave her sweaty armpits. The Sun (2009)And the Mirror reported on the same day that she had slightly hairy armpits. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Your right hand goes over his left shoulder, and your left hand under his right armpit. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He sniffs at it suspiciously, lunges forward and sticks his nose under my right armpit. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Symptoms include boils in the groin, neck and armpits. The Sun (2009)They're built with legs up their armpits. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It had pushed her heart under her left armpit, causing her lung to collapse. The Sun (2015)They include swollen lymph nodes in armpits and groin, plus stomach pain and bleeding. The Sun (2012)She had that removed and the cancer reappeared in her stomach, then in her neck and armpits. The Sun (2009)QI have very sweaty armpits and body odour. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The victim, who suffered injuries to his shoulder and armpit, was known to his attackers. The Sun (2016)The idea is to lower it as you gallop forward, twisting your forearm underneath as you go and forcing it up under your right armpit. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Turning on to right side on mat, with forearm flat in front and elbow in line with outside of shoulder, not armpit. The Sun (2011)Then at 37 I found a lump in my left armpit. The Sun (2015)The hairy armpit is one of the most potent - if not the most potent - symbols of a lack of sophistication in a woman. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Then I noticed he was shaving his legs, armpits and his chest but he swims a lot so put it down to that. The Sun (2012)
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Translations for 'armpit'
British English: armpit /ˈɑːmˌpɪt/ NOUN
Your armpits are the areas of your body under your arms where your arms join your shoulders.
The water came up to my armpits.
- American English: armpit
- Arabic: إِبْط
- Brazilian Portuguese: axila
- Chinese: 腋窝
- Croatian: pazuh
- Czech: podpaží
- Danish: armhule
- Dutch: oksel
- European Spanish: axila
- Finnish: kainalokuoppa
- French: aisselle
- German: Achselhöhle
- Greek: μασχάλη
- Italian: ascella
- Japanese: 腋の下
- Korean: 겨드랑이
- Norwegian: armhule
- Polish: pacha
- European Portuguese: axila
- Romanian: subsuoară
- Russian: подмышка
- Spanish: axila
- Swedish: armhåla
- Thai: รักแร้
- Turkish: koltukaltı
- Ukrainian: пахва
- Vietnamese: nách
Definition of armpit from the Collins English Dictionary
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