hunchback definition

  • noun:
    • An individual whose straight back is hunched as a result of abnormal convex curvature associated with the top back. Also referred to as humpback.
    • An abnormally curved or hunched back.
    • Kyphosis.
    • one that is stooped or hunched over.
    • A deformed upper spinal column by means of a hump into the back.
    • someone with kyphosis, a spinal deformity that triggers a hunched over appearance.
    • A back with a hunch or hump; additionally, a hunchbacked individual.
    • A humpback; a humpbacked person.
    • an abnormal backward bend into vertebral line
    • an individual whoever back is hunched because of unusual curvature of top back

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