akimbo: with elbows bent away from the body, or with elbows bent and hands on hips. More generally, with limbs flung out. Word origin uncertain, but the possibilities are fascinating. Richard Armitage as Lucas North in Spooks 9.1. Source: RichardArmitageNet.com
~ by Servetus on March 22, 2017.
Posted in Richard Armitage Tags: Lucas North, Richard Armitage, Spooks, vocabulary
Where does is come from? Sounds like an african fertility rite 😂
CraMERRY said this on March 22, 2017 at 6:44 am | Reply
Probably from Old Norse, says the consensus, but someone has proposed French and African derivations, too.
Servetus said this on March 22, 2017 at 3:02 pm | Reply
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