Joint - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a disreputable place of entertainment
- the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made (syn: articulation, join, junction, juncture)
- a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion (syn: roast)
- junction by which parts or objects are joined together
- marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking (syn: reefer, spliff, stick)
- provide with a joint (syn: articulate)
- fasten with a joint
- separate (meat) at the joint
- involving both houses of a legislature
She's been having pain in her muscles and joints.
seal the joints of the pipes
They had a joint account at the bank.
divorced parents who have joint custody of their child
The pipe is leaking at the joints.
During the joint lives of the heirs.
The two ministers have issued a joint statement.
Both companies are involved in the joint development of a new medium-sized car.
Both parties must sign the form if the account is to be in joint names (=belong to two named people).
The meal was a joint effort (=two or more people worked on it together).
What should I use to seal the joint between a carport roof and the house wall?
The beats in this joint were the bomb!
the carpenter jointed two pieces of wood
The joint is covered with a metal sleeve.
This place looks like a fifty-cent crib joint.
present participle: jointing
past tense: jointed
past participle: jointed