hunchbacked


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hunch·back

 (hŭnch′băk′)
n.
1. An individual whose back is hunched due to abnormal convex curvature of the upper spine. Also called humpback.
2. An abnormally curved or hunched back.
3. Kyphosis.

hunch′backed′ adj.

hump•backed

(ˈhʌmpˌbækt)

adj.
having a hump on the back.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.hunchbacked - characteristic of or suffering from kyphosis, an abnormality of the vertebral column
unfit - not in good physical or mental condition; out of condition; "fat and very unfit"; "certified as unfit for army service"; "drunk and unfit for service"
Translations
أحْدَب، ذو حَدْبَه
hrbatý
púpos
meî herîakistil/kryppu
kamburu olan

hunchbacked

[ˈhʌntʃbækt] ADJjorobado

hunchbacked

[ˈhʌntʃˌbækt] adj (offensive) (person) → gobbo/a

hunch

(hantʃ) noun
an idea or belief based on one's feelings or suspicions rather than on clear evidence. I have a hunch he'll be late.
ˈhunchback noun
a person with a hump on his back.
ˈhunchbacked adjective
having a hump on one's back.
hunched up
with one's back and shoulders bent forward. He sat hunched up near the fire.
References in classic literature ?
Those were their cards and they had to play them, willy-nilly, hunchbacked or straight backed, crippled or clean-limbed, addle-pated or clear- headed.
With hunchbacks one may well speak in a hunchbacked way
For now the savage goes up to the empty fireplace, and removing the papered fire-board, sets up this little hunchbacked image, like a tenpin, between the andirons.
deformed, hobbling, hunchbacked cripple' is portrayed by someone funny, female, feminist, and with the same form of scoliosis?
The second daughter of King Louis XI of France and Queen Charlotte of Savoy, Joan was not only hunchbacked, she walked with a limp and pockmarked.
An evil scientist's hunchbacked assistant wants to become an inventor himself, and looks to impress his peers with his own creation.
Here, Gregor the cockroach wakes up to find he is human, and his first interaction is with a hunchbacked woman who is convinced he is slow and only interested in her for kinky sex.
Noble will play his hunchbacked bug-eyed servant Igor, while Joseph will take on the role of housekeeper Frau Blucher.
Noble will play Frederick's hunchbacked bug-eyed servant Igor, while Joseph, who recently competed in Strictly Come Dancing, will take on the role of housekeeper Frau Blucher.
Noble will play his hunchbacked bug-eyed servant Igor, while Joseph, who recently competed in Strictly Come Dancing, will take on the role of housekeeper Frau Blucher.
On porches of empty houses, they bloat while a hunchbacked woman feeds them and accidental possums.
However, with little purchasing power, we the hunchbacked common folks can only say: Ache Din Chale Gaye