English dictionary definition of:

joint


Noun

  • (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion)
  • a disreputable place of entertainment
  • the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
  • a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion
  • junction by which parts or objects are joined together
  • marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking

Verb

  • fit as if by joints
  • provide with a joint
  • fasten with a joint
  • separate (meat) at the joint

Adjective

  • united or combined
  • affecting or involving two or more
  • involving both houses of a legislature

Thesaurus

articulate   articulatio   articulation   join   junction   juncture   reefer   roast   spliff   stick  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list oi and oy words and learn about the word joint in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 16. Spelling choices for /oi/ sound: oi, oy.

Other Spellzone word lists: Body, legs

Scrabble score for joint


Scrabble score = 12

generated at 01:14:30 on 13-03-20

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