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Synonyms for heelhil

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. heel(noun)

    the bottom of a shoe or boot; the back part of a shoe or boot that touches the ground and provides elevation

    Synonyms:
    dog, hound, bounder, blackguard, cad

  2. heel(noun)

    the back part of the human foot

    Synonyms:
    dog, hound, bounder, blackguard, cad

  3. cad, bounder, blackguard, dog, hound, heel(noun)

    someone who is morally reprehensible

    "you dirty dog"

    Synonyms:
    heel, firedog, wienerwurst, hound, weenie, frank, frankfurter, hotdog, cad, hound dog, detent, dog, pawl, bounder, wiener, frump, computer-aided design, click, hot dog, blackguard, dog-iron, domestic dog, andiron, leaper

  4. heel(noun)

    one of the crusty ends of a loaf of bread

    Synonyms:
    dog, hound, bounder, blackguard, cad

  5. heel(noun)

    the lower end of a ship's mast

    Synonyms:
    dog, hound, bounder, blackguard, cad

  6. heel(verb)

    (golf) the part of the clubhead where it joins the shaft

    Synonyms:
    dog, hound, bounder, blackguard, cad

  7. list, heel(verb)

    tilt to one side

    "The balloon heeled over"; "the wind made the vessel heel"; "The ship listed to starboard"

    Synonyms:
    name, reheel, list, number, lean, heel

  8. heel(verb)

    follow at the heels of a person

    Synonyms:
    reheel, list

  9. heel(verb)

    perform with the heels

    "heel that dance"

    Synonyms:
    reheel, list

  10. heel(verb)

    strike with the heel of the club

    "heel a golf ball"

    Synonyms:
    reheel, list

  11. heel, reheel(verb)

    put a new heel on

    "heel shoes"

    Synonyms:
    reheel, list, heel

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. heel(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Naut.) incline, lean

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

talon, stub, counterfoil, inclination, bead, achilles, camel, lug


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