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knuckle US English

A part of a finger at a joint where the bone is near the surface, especially where the finger joins the hand

knuckle US Thesaurus

the hostages agreed that they would not knuckle under

bare-knuckle US English

(Of a boxer or boxing match) without gloves

knuckle down US English

Apply oneself seriously to a task

knuckle joint US English

A joint connecting two parts of a mechanism, in which a projection in one fits into a recess in the other

white-knuckle US English

(Especially of a vehicle, boat, or airplane ride) causing excitement or tension

knuckle-dragger US English

A stupid or loutish person

knuckle sandwich US English

A punch in the mouth

knuckle down in knuckle US English

Apply oneself seriously to a task

knuckle under in knuckle US English

Give in; submit

knucklebone US English

A bone forming or corresponding to a knuckle

knucklehead US English

A stupid person

knucklebones in knucklebone US English

Animal knucklebones used in the game of jacks

white-knuckled US English

(Of a person) showing signs of extreme tension due to fear or anger

knuckleduster US English

A metal guard worn over the knuckles in fighting to increase the effect of blows

knuckle under in knuckle US Thesaurus

the hostages agreed that they would not knuckle under