Loins

  • 1 loins —    the male genitals in their reproductive role    Literally, the region of your body between your ribs and your hips:     A tongueless man may pass through his loins his unsung music. (Kersh, 1936)    A surge in the loins is the ejaculation of… …

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  • 2 loins — n. power to gird one s loins ( to prepare oneself for a difficult task ) * * * [ power ] to gird one s loins ( to prepare oneself for a difficult task ) …

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  • 3 Loins — This unusual surname, now widespread in Norfolk, is of early medieval English origin, and is a patronymic form of the name Loyne or Lowne, itself coming from the Middle English male given name Lovin , ultimately from the Olde English pre 7th… …

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  • 4 loins — noun /lɔɪnz/ The lower abdomen, groin and genitalia. See Also: lumb , lumbo , lumbago, lumbar, lumbosacral …

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  • 5 loins — n. part of the body below the ribs and above the hipbones (in humans or quadruped animals) lɔɪn n. part of the body below the ribs and above the hipbones (in humans or quadruped animals); cut of meat from the loin area …

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  • 6 loins — lions …

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  • 7 loins — literary the region of the sexual organs, regarded as the source of erotic or procreative power. → loin …

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  • 8 loins — n. pl. Reins, lumbar region …

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  • 9 loins — [lɔɪnz] noun [plural] literary the part of your body below your waist, where your sex organs are …

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  • 10 loins —   Pūhaka, leu.    ♦ Part covered by the malo, humena …

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  • 11 loins — noun 1. the lower part of the abdomen just above the external genital organs (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑pubes, ↑pubic region • Hypernyms: ↑area, ↑region • Part Meronyms: ↑mons, ↑ …

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  • 12 Loins of Punjab Presents — Infobox Film name = Loins of Punjab Presents caption = Movie poster for Loins of Punjab Presents director = Manish Acharya producer = Manish Acharya writer = Manish Acharya Anuvab Pal starring = Shabana Azmi Ayesha Dharker Ajay Naidu music =… …

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  • 13 The Singing Loins — Les Singing Loins sont un groupe musical britannique. Ils débutèrent durant les fêtes de Noël de 1990 à Chatham dans le Medway britannique. Après avoir fait partie de quelques formations depuis environ dix ans, le chanteur et guitariste Chris… …

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  • 14 gird one's loins — phrasal : to prepare for a test of strength or other trial : muster up one s resources : set to work often used with up can the British gird up their loins and move ahead Samuel Van Valkenburg & Ellsworth Huntington * * * I gird (up) one s loins… …

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  • 15 gird one's loins — {v. phr.}, {literary} To prepare for action; get ready for a struggle or hard work. * /David girded up his loins and went out to meet the giant Goliath./ * /Seniors must gird their loins for the battles of life./ …

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  • 16 gird one's loins — {v. phr.}, {literary} To prepare for action; get ready for a struggle or hard work. * /David girded up his loins and went out to meet the giant Goliath./ * /Seniors must gird their loins for the battles of life./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 17 gird\ one's\ loins — v. phr. literary To prepare for action; get ready for a struggle or hard work. David girded up his loins and went out to meet the giant Goliath. Seniors must gird their loins for the battles of life …

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  • 18 gird\ up\ one's\ loins — v. phr. literary To prepare for action; get ready for a struggle or hard work. David girded up his loins and went out to meet the giant Goliath. Seniors must gird their loins for the battles of life …

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  • 19 gird (up) (your) loins — humorous to prepare yourself mentally to do something difficult. Both sides are presently girding their loins for the legal battles that lie ahead …

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  • 20 (the) fruit of your loins — the fruit of (your) loins humorous your children. The fruit of my loins you may be, but that doesn t mean I have to look after you all my life! …

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