How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"juxta" is from "juxta" (near) spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "near" or"close" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|It is an ironic juxtaposition of events.|
|The exercises are guided by forcing juxtaspinal muscles to work in new ways.|