from The Century Dictionary.

  • To set (the arms) akimbo; crook; bend.
  • Bent, as the arms when set akimbo.
  • noun See akimbo.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Crooked; arched; bent.


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  • The gestures, both of the gentlemen and ladies, were as outrageous as if meant rather to intimidate the audience, than to shew their own animation; and the men approached each other so closely with arms a-kimbo, or double fists, that Sir Sedley, with pretended alarm, said they were giving challenges for a boxing match.

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