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Synonyms for flankflæŋk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flank, wing(noun)

    the side of military or naval formation

    "they attacked the enemy's right flank"

    Synonyms:
    fender, annexe, offstage, backstage, annex, extension, wing, flank

  2. flank(noun)

    a subfigure consisting of a side of something

    Synonyms:
    wing

  3. flank(noun)

    a cut from the fleshy part of an animal's side between the ribs and the leg

    Synonyms:
    wing

  4. flank(verb)

    the side between ribs and hipbone

    Synonyms:
    wing

  5. flank(verb)

    be located at the sides of something or somebody

Wiktionary

  1. flank(noun)

    Synonyms:
    side

  2. flank(noun)

    Synonyms:
    wing

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. flank(n.)

    Synonyms:
    side

  2. flank(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Mil.) attack on the side, approach on the side, turn the flank of

  3. flank(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    secure on the side

  4. flank(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    border upon, stand at the side of

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List of paraphrases:

sidewall, midsection, grasse, side


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