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ankle

Pronunciation: /ˈæŋkəl/

Translation of ankle in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • tobillo (masculine) ankle strap tobillera (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Your front thigh should be parallel to the floor and your calf straight above your ankle; your back leg should be almost to the floor.
    • The pump fills the sleeves with air and gently squeezes the leg, squeezing from ankle to calf to thigh.
    • He stood between her legs and casually played with her feet and calves, holding her ankles, running his fingertips up the backs of her legs.

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