Origin of ankle
Words nearby ankle
How to use ankle in a sentence
However, unlike these virus-specific measures, the increased use of ankle monitors won’t necessarily end when the health emergency does.Covid-19 has led to a worrisome uptick in the use of electronic ankle monitors|Amy Nordrum|October 8, 2020|MIT Technology Review
I think a lot of people believe that this rising tide of disinformation and hate did not exist until it was lapping at their ankles.
Their socks have a compression rating of 15-25mmHg, with the most pressure starting at the ankle.
Luka Dončić went for a 43-point triple-double on a bum ankle and hit a step-back buzzer-beater to beat the Clippers, becoming the youngest player in NBA history to hit a game-winner in the postseason.These NBA Playoffs Are All About The Clutch Shooters|Josh Planos|October 5, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
While keeping your skis as parallel as possible, pole-plant, roll your ankles into a turn around your pole, and set up again in the opposite direction, engaging your edges to fully stop your momentum.
It was the type of fall that should have resulted in bruises and maybe a sprained ankle.
It paralleled a much happier time when he carried her around after she twisted her ankle, back in Season 4.
My ankle—I never got to fix it, because I still had to walk on it in heels.
And the whole time I had broken ankle, when we filmed the whole series.
Models are always a few faltering footsteps away from breaking an ankle (or worse).
Christian Science nor mind cure wasn't invented then, or I should of used 'em, and said my ankle wasn't sprained.
Eloise never had, and the pain in her ankle was so sharp that she gave little heed to what Mrs. Biggs was saying.
The vault was ankle deep in mire and so crowded were the prisoners that no one could sit without leaning upon another.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
He scarcely dares glance at the trim ankle which she shows as she holds her dress out of the mud.Camille (La Dame aux Camilias)|Alexandre Dumas, fils
One man, solid and stolid, stood his ground on the edge of the chain and administered a hearty kick upon each ankle as it passed.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton