1. [ adjective ] united or combined

"a joint session of Congress" "joint owners"

Related terms: separate corporate combined clannish conjoined associated sharing cosignatory common united shared integrated collective
2. [ noun ] (anatomy) the point of connection between two bones or elements of a skeleton (especially if the articulation allows motion)
Synonyms: articulatio articulation
Related terms: body_part stifle knuckle mandibular_joint synovial_joint suture elbow hock bregma fetlock articulatory_system endoskeleton articular_muscle hip_socket anatomy
3. [ adjective ] affecting or involving two or more

"joint income-tax return" "joint ownership"

Related terms: shared
4. [ noun ] (business) a disreputable place of entertainment
Related terms: spot
5. [ verb ] provide with a joint
Synonyms: articulate

"the carpenter jointed two pieces of wood"

Related terms: supply carpentry articulation articulation jointer
6. [ noun ] (chemistry,food) a piece of meat roasted or for roasting and of a size for slicing into more than one portion
Synonyms: roast
Related terms: cut blade_roast veal_roast rib_roast rump_roast beef_roast pot_roast lamb_roast pork_roast top_round roast
7. [ noun ] junction by which parts or objects are joined together
Related terms: junction hinge seam mortise_joint knuckle_joint butt_joint weld rabbet_joint miter_joint toggle_joint lap_joint scarf ball-and-socket_joint
8. [ verb ] fit as if by joints

: "The boards fit neatly"

Related terms: fit
9. [ adjective ] involving both houses of a legislature

"a joint session of Congress"

Related terms: bilateral
10. [ verb ] separate (meat) at the joint
Related terms: separate
11. [ verb ] fasten with a joint
Related terms: fasten
12. [ noun ] the shape or manner in which things come together and a connection is made
Synonyms: join juncture junction articulation
Related terms: connection esophagogastric_junction connect
13. [ noun ] marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking
Synonyms: reefer stick spliff marijuana_cigarette
Related terms: cigarette jook cannabis
Similar spelling:   Joynt