Definition of shin


  • the front part of the human leg between the knee and the ankle.
  • a cut of meat from the lower part of the leg. Synonyms: shin bone.
  • the 22nd letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
  • the inner and thicker of the two bones of the human leg between the knee and ankle. Synonyms: shin bone, shinbone, tibia.


Words nearby shin

chin, hin, shan, shia, shim, shina, shine, shiny, ship, shit, shiv, shun, sin, skin, spin, thin, whin.

Rhymes with shin

akin, begin, berlin, bin, boleyn, chagrin, chin, din, fin, finn, gin, grin, gwyn, gwynn, herein, in, inn, kin, lin, min.

Start with shin

shindys, shinleaves, shinning, shins, shining, shindigs, shiny, shinnied, shingler, shingled, shinneys, shinnies, shinbone, shines, shininesses, shinny, shinguards, shingly, shinnying, shinily, shinplasters, shiner, shinplaster, shinneying, shinney, shine, shinleaf, shinned, shinglers, shinier, shinnery, shingles, shininess, shinbones, shinguard, shinsplints, shiniest, shined, shinneries, shiningly, and 8 more.

End with shin


More information about shin

shin unscrambled

Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • shin is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 7 points
  • shin is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 7 points
  • shin is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 7 points
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