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Meaning of TORSO

Pronunciation:  'torsow

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the body excluding the head and neck and limbs; "they moved their arms and legs and bodies"

TORSO is a 5 letter word that starts with T.


 Synonyms: body, trunk
 See Also: abdomen, arse, articulatio humeri, ass, back, backside, behind, belly, body part, bottom, bum, buns, butt, buttock, buttocks, can, cheek, chest, derriere, diaphragm, dorsum, fanny, fundament, haunch, hind end, hindquarters, hip, keister, loins, middle, midriff, midsection, nates, organic structure, paunch, pectus, physical structure, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, seat, serratus, serratus muscles, shoulder, shoulder joint, side, spare-tire, stern, stomach, tail, tail end, thorax, tooshie, tush, venter, waist, waistline



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Tor"so\, n.; pl. E. {Torsos}, It. {Torsi}. [It. torso,
probably fr. L. thyrsus a stalk, stem, thyrsus, Gr. ?; cf.
OHG. torso, turso, a stalk, stem, G. dorsche a cabbage stalk.
Cf. {Thyrsus}, {Truss}.]
The human body, as distinguished from the head and limbs; in
sculpture, the trunk of a statue, mutilated of head and
limbs; as, the torso of Hercules.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: To notice yours or someone else's torso in your dream, represents an emphasis on your feeling and emotions. It also symbolizes pride and confidence.