Synonyms of groin


1. groin, inguen, area, region

usage: the crease at the junction of the inner part of the thigh with the trunk together with the adjacent region and often including the external genitals

2. groin, edge

usage: a curved edge formed by two intersecting vaults

3. breakwater, groin, groyne, mole, bulwark, seawall, jetty, barrier

usage: a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away


1. groin, construct, build, make

usage: build with groins; "The ceiling was groined"

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Definition and meaning of groin (Dictionary)