Shin

5 Definitions of Shin

The meaning of the word shin, the definition of Shin:

n. - The front part of the leg below the knee; the front edge of the shin bone; the lower part of the leg; the shank.

n. - A fish plate for rails.

v. i. - To climb a mast, tree, rope, or the like, by embracing it alternately with the arms and legs, without help of steps, spurs, or the like; -- used with up; as, to shin up a mast.

v. i. - To run about borrowing money hastily and temporarily, as for the payment of one's notes at the bank.

v. t. - To climb (a pole, etc.) by shinning up.


The word "shin" uses 4 letters: H I N S

Direct anagrams of shin:

hins hisn sinh

Words formed by adding one letter before or after shin, or to shin in any order:

c - chins   d - hinds   e - shine   g - nighs   k - knish   s - shins sinhs   t - hints thins   w - whins   y - shiny  

Shorter words found within shin:

hi hin his in ins is sh si sin

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