loose-jointed loose-jointed

Definition(s):

  • (adj) loosely articulated or constructed

Usage(s):

  1. Girls are more loose-jointed than boys, making them somewhat more susceptible to injuries like dislocated shoulders.
  2. In The Children he has produced a multilayered, loose-jointed, sprawling history of their pivotal generation and the role it played.

Quotes

  • "Growing up, I loved those fast-talking, loose-jointed, shambling-rhythm, chain-smoking, womanizing kind of guys," said Black, a screenwriting prodigy in his early 20s with "Lethal Weapon," now making his directing debut. "On the other side,...
    on May 14, 2005 By: Shane Black Source: MSNBC

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