Synonyms of joint


1. joint, articulation, articulatio, body part

usage: (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if it allows motion)

2. joint, spot

usage: a disreputable place of entertainment

3. articulation, join, joint, juncture, junction, connection, connexion, link

usage: the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made

4. roast, joint, cut, cut of meat

usage: a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion

5. joint, junction, conjunction

usage: junction by which parts or objects are joined together

6. joint, marijuana cigarette, reefer, stick, spliff, cigarette, cigaret, coffin nail, butt, fag

usage: marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking


1. joint, fit, go

usage: fit as if by joints; "The boards fit neatly"

2. joint, articulate, supply, provide, render, furnish

usage: provide with a joint; "the carpenter jointed two pieces of wood"

3. joint, fasten, fix, secure

usage: fasten with a joint

4. joint, separate, disunite, divide, part

usage: separate (meat) at the joint


1. joint (vs. separate), clannish, concerted, conjunct, conjunctive, cooperative, conjoined, conjoint, corporate, collective, cosignatory, collective, common, integrated, shared, united

usage: united or combined; "a joint session of Congress"; "joint owners"

2. joint, shared (vs. unshared)

usage: affecting or involving two or more; "joint income-tax return"; "joint ownership"

3. joint, multilateral (vs. unilateral), many-sided

usage: involving both houses of a legislature; "a joint session of Congress"

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Definition and meaning of joint (Dictionary)