Definition of double-jointed in English:


Syllabification: dou·ble-joint·ed


  • (Of a person) having unusually flexible joints, typically those of the fingers, arms, or legs.
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    • I am double-jointed so I am pretty darn flexible.
    • I have a double-jointed little finger that she thought was weird.
    • And essentially these people are often what's called double-jointed; in other words, their limbs can move into abnormal positions.

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