haunch

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haunch englannista suomeksi

  1. takaneljännes, lonkka

  2. lanne

  1. Substantiivi

  2. lonkka, lanne

  3. takaneljännes

  4. Verbi

haunch englanniksi

  1. The area encompassing the upper thigh, hip and buttocks on one side of a human, primate, or quadruped animal, especially one that can sit on its hindquarters.

  2. (RQ:Swift Gulliver)

  3. But I had no time to pursue these reflections; for the gray horse came to the door, and made me a sign to follow him into the third room where I saw a very comely mare, together with a colt and foal, sitting on their haunches upon mats of straw, not unartfully made, and perfectly neat and clean.
  4. 1855 — Wadsworth Longfellow|Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, ''Song of Hiawatha|The Song of Hiawatha, III''

  5. And the rabbit from his path-wayLeaped aside, and at a distanceSat erect upon his haunches.
  6. 1916 — Owen|Wilfred Owen, ''Wrestlers|The Wrestlers''

  7. While Heracles, - the thews and cordage of his thighsStraitened and strained beyond the utmost stretchFrom quivering heel to haunch like sweating hawsers.
  8. c.1918 — Sandburg|Carl Sandburg, ''Fog''

  9. The fog comes on little cat feet.It sits looking over harbor and cityon silent haunches and then moves on.
  10. (quote-journal)|date=15 July 2018|passage=He &91;(w)&93; dropped to his haunches just inside the baseline as Centre Court rose to acclaim the champion, hugging South African Anderson (tennis)|Kevin Anderson at the net before skipping over towards his box and celebrating wildly in front of his coaching team and wife Jelena.

  11. The loin and leg of a quadruped, especially when used as food.

  12. (RQ:Kipling Jungle Book)

  13. 18?? — Greenleaf Whittier|John Greenleaf Whittier, ''Garrison of Cape Ann|The Garrison of Cape Ann''

  14. On the rough-hewn oaken table the venison haunch was shared.
  15. A squat vertical support structure.

  16. A jerked underhand throw.

  17. To provide with a haunch or supporting structure.

  18. To throw with an underhand movement.