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- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈʃoʊldɚz/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈʃəʊldəz/
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- Hyphenation: shoul‧ders
- plural of
- (anatomy) The two shoulders and the upper portion of the back.
- Capacity for bearing a task or blame.
- The responsibility for the job was placed on his shoulders.
- third-person singular simple present indicative form of shoulder