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Definition of Limb

Limb

  1. A part of a tree which extends from the trunk and separates into branches and twigs; a large branch.
  2. An arm or a leg of a human being; a leg, arm, or wing of an animal.
  3. A thing or person regarded as a part or member of, or attachment to, something else.
  4. An elementary piece of the mechanism of a lock.
  5. To supply with limbs.
  6. To dismember; to tear off the limbs of.
  7. A border or edge, in certain special uses.
  8. The border or upper spreading part of a monopetalous corolla, or of a petal, or sepal; blade.
  9. The border or edge of the disk of a heavenly body, especially of the sun and moon.
  10. The graduated margin of an arc or circle, in an instrument for measuring angles.
More "Limb" Quotations

Limb Translations

limb in Afrikaans is lid
limb in Danish is medlem
limb in Dutch is lid, lidmaat
limb in French is membre
limb in German is Glied
limb in Italian is membro
limb in Norwegian is lem
limb in Portuguese is membro
limb in Spanish is miembro