Akimbo [ uh’-KIM-boh ] [ adjective, adverb ] MEANING : 1. (adv.) in a position in which the hands are on the hips and elbows extend outwards 2. (adj.) placed in a way such that the hands are on the hips and the elbows extend outward USAGE EXAMPLE 1 : She stood with arms akimbo, frowning at the small boy, intimidating him, much to the mother’s annoyance.
He’s been entertaining us for many years and has earned his place as a legend of Australian entertainment. Happy Birthday to our good mate NORMIE ROWE! You’ve still got us ‘Shakin All Over’ buddy; Here’s to you on your special day, we hope you celebrate in style.