groin

Part of speech: noun

Anat. The crease where the thigh joins the abdomen.

Part of speech: noun

Arch. The line of intersection of two arches.

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Usage examples "groin":

  1. Then the Nipe came in low, at an angle, trying for the groin. - "Anything You Can Do", Gordon Randall Garrett.
  2. She trailed her hand down his chest to his groin. - "Caribbee", Thomas Hoover.
  3. Struck in the groin, but not mortally, Domitian snatched at his own weapon, but found the sword removed from its scabbard. - "Walks in Rome", Augustus J.C. Hare.