Wordlist: Outer body parts - List 2

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thumb
 
the short thick digit of the hand that has the most mobility and can touch all of the other fingers
 
fingernail
 
the hard, flat translucent covering near the tip of a human finger
 
toenail
 
the thin, horny, transparent plate covering the upper surface of the end of a toe
 
leg
 
the lower limb of a human being or animal that extends from the groin to the ankle
 
knee
 
the joint in the middle part of the leg
 
foot
 
a part of the body below the ankle, used for standing and walking
 
barefoot
 
wearing nothing on the feet
 
tiptoe
 
to walk quietly when only the tips of the toes touch the ground
 
stand on tiptoe
 
 
heel
 
the part of the foot on the backside where it becomes the leg
 
wrist
 
the complex joint where the hand is attached to the arm
 
palm
 
the inner and somewhat concave part of the human hand that extends from the wrist to the base of the fingers
 
limb
 
a major appendage of a human or an animal, used for locomotion (such as an arm, a leg or a wing)
 
chest
 
the portion of the human body from the base of the neck to the top of the abdomen
 
back
 
the rear of body, especially the part between the neck and the end of the spine and opposite the chest and belly
 
breast
 
either of the two fleshy organs on the front of a woman's chest, which contain the mammary glands; the front of the human thorax
 
beard
 
facial hair on the chin, cheeks and jaw
 
moustache
 
a growth of facial hair between the nose and the upper lip
 
belly
 
the part of the front body underneath the chest
 
 
  • thumb
    • thumb, thumbs[θʌm](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the short thick digit of the hand that has the most mobility and can touch all of the other fingers
    • Example:
      • Use your thumb to indicate whether you like it or not.
  • fingernail
    • fingernail, fingernails[ˈfɪŋgə neɪl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the hard, flat translucent covering near the tip of a human finger
    • Example:
      • Look at the woman's long fingernails!
  • toenail
    • toenail, toenails[ˈtəʊˌneɪl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the thin, horny, transparent plate covering the upper surface of the end of a toe
    • Example:
      • The woman painted her toenails.
  • leg
    • leg, legs[lɛg](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the lower limb of a human being or animal that extends from the groin to the ankle
    • Example:
      • She has such long legs, incredible!
  • knee
    • knee, knees[niː](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the joint in the middle part of the leg
    • Example:
      • Jessica was wearing shorts, so she hurt her exposed knees when she fell.
  • foot
    • foot, feet[fʊt](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a part of the body below the ankle, used for standing and walking
    • Example:
      • We went there by foot because we could not afford a taxi.
  • barefoot
    • barefoot['beə(r)fʊt](adjective)
    • Definition:
      • wearing nothing on the feet
    • Example:
      • After removing their shoes, socks and sandals at the doorway, the kids were barefoot.
  • tiptoe
    • tiptoe[ˈtɪp̚.toʊ](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to walk quietly when only the tips of the toes touch the ground
    • Example:
      • The children tiptoed to their rooms because they didn't want to wake up their parents.
  • stand on tiptoe
    • stand on tiptoe(Chunk)
    • Example:
      • She had to stand on tiptoe to be able to kiss him.
  • heel
    • heel, heels[hiːl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the part of the foot on the backside where it becomes the leg
    • Example:
      • Joan had a blister on her right heel.
  • wrist
    • wrist, wrists[ɹɪst](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the complex joint where the hand is attached to the arm
    • Example:
      • I broke my wrist when I fell.
  • palm
    • palm, palms[pɑːm](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the inner and somewhat concave part of the human hand that extends from the wrist to the base of the fingers
    • Example:
      • Some people can read your palm.
    • limb, limbs[lɪm](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a major appendage of a human or an animal, used for locomotion (such as an arm, a leg or a wing)
    • Example:
      • All her limbs hurt when she has a cold.
  • chest
    • chest, chests[ʧɛst](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the portion of the human body from the base of the neck to the top of the abdomen
    • Example:
      • He has no hair on his chest.
  • back
    • back, backs[bæk](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the rear of body, especially the part between the neck and the end of the spine and opposite the chest and belly
    • Example:
      • Could you please scratch my back?
    • breast, breasts[brɛst](noun)
    • Definition:
      • either of the two fleshy organs on the front of a woman's chest, which contain the mammary glands; the front of the human thorax
    • Example:
      • Tanya's breasts grew alarmingly during pregnancy.
  • beard
    • beard, beards[bɪə(ɹ)d](noun)
    • Definition:
      • facial hair on the chin, cheeks and jaw
    • Example:
      • Some men wear long beards.
  • moustache
    • moustache, moustaches[ˈmʊstɑːʃ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a growth of facial hair between the nose and the upper lip
    • Example:
      • Did you shave your moustache?
  • belly
    • belly, bellies[bɛli](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the part of the front body underneath the chest
    • Example:
      • The belly of his pregnant wife looked beautiful.
 

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thumb
fingernail
toenail
leg
knee
foot
barefoot
tiptoe
heel
wrist
palm
limb
chest
back
breast
beard
moustache
belly
 
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        back
        back
        tiptoe
        tiptoe+1
        toenail
        toe nail
        palm
        palm
        beard
        beard
        barefoot
        barefoot
        moustache
        moustache
        stand on tiptoe
        stand on tiptoe
        fingernail
        finger nail
        heel
        heel
        foot
        foot
        wrist
        wrist
        leg
        leg
         
         
         

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        moustache
        a growth of facial hair between the nose and the upper lip
        fingernail
        the hard, flat translucent covering near the tip of a human finger
        barefoot
        wearing nothing on the feet
        stand on tiptoe
        palm
        the inner and somewhat concave part of the human hand that extends from the wrist to the base of the fingers
        toenail
        the thin, horny, transparent plate covering the upper surface of the end of a toe
        beard
        facial hair on the chin, cheeks and jaw
        chest
        the portion of the human body from the base of the neck to the top of the abdomen
        thumb
        the short thick digit of the hand that has the most mobility and can touch all of the other fingers
        wrist
        the complex joint where the hand is attached to the arm
        breast
        either of the two fleshy organs on the front of a woman's chest, which contain the mammary glands; the front of the human thorax
        heel
        the part of the foot on the backside where it becomes the leg
        knee
        the joint in the middle part of the leg
        back
        the rear of body, especially the part between the neck and the end of the spine and opposite the chest and belly
        belly
        the part of the front body underneath the chest
         
         
         

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        back
        the rear of body, especially the part between the neck and the end of the spine and opposite the chest and belly
        tiptoe+1
        to walk quietly when only the tips of the toes touch the ground
        beard
        facial hair on the chin, cheeks and jaw
        moustache
        a growth of facial hair between the nose and the upper lip
        knee
        the joint in the middle part of the leg
        leg
        the lower limb of a human being or animal that extends from the groin to the ankle
        palm
        the inner and somewhat concave part of the human hand that extends from the wrist to the base of the fingers
        wrist
        the complex joint where the hand is attached to the arm
        heel
        the part of the foot on the backside where it becomes the leg
        barefoot
        wearing nothing on the feet
        finger nail
        the hard, flat translucent covering near the tip of a human finger
        chest
        the portion of the human body from the base of the neck to the top of the abdomen
        belly
        the part of the front body underneath the chest
         
         
         
         

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