Akimbo

Akimbo [ uh'-KIM-boh ]
 adjective, adverb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (adv.) in a position in which the hands are on the hips and elbows extend outwards
2. (adj.) placed in a way such that the hands are on the hips and the elbows extend outward
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 She stood with arms akimbo, frowning at the small boy, intimidating him, much to the mother's annoyance.

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