round-shouldered

[round-shohl-derd, -shohl-]

Origin of round-shouldered

First recorded in 1580–90
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round-shouldered

adjective
  1. denoting a faulty posture characterized by drooping shoulders and a slight forward bending of the back
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round-shouldered in Medicine

round-shouldered

adj.
  1. Having the shoulders and upper back rounded.
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