dislocate


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Synonyms for dislocate

disrupt

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Synonyms for dislocate

to alter the settled state or position of

to displace (a bone) from a socket or joint

Synonyms for dislocate

move out of position

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put out of its usual place, position, or relationship

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These horrible chills, which make my teeth chatter and seem to dislocate my bones, begin to pervade my whole frame; in five minutes the malady will reach its height, and in a quarter of an hour there will be nothing left of me but a corpse.
And only yesterday I was yawning so as to dislocate my jaw, and declaring that there was nothing new under the sun
However, over time, the joint can become increasingly damaged and the surrounding tissues stretched, making it easier for the kneecap to dislocate.
A YOUNG man has spoken about suffering with a "nightmare" syndrome that causes his jaw to dislocate when he eats.
The younger you are when you dislocate your shoulder, the more likely it is to recur.