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  Words related to fin

Related / Similar Words: flipper, flippers, fins, louver, louvre, tail fin, tailfin, five, 5, V, cinque, quint, quintet, fivesome, quintuplet, pentad, Phoebe, Little Phoebe, break water

 

Definition:
  • organ of locomotion and balance in fishes and some other aquatic animals;
  • a stabilizer that resembles the fins of a fish;
  • a shoe for swimming; the paddle-like front is an aid in swimming (especially underwater);
  • one of a set of parallel slats in a door or window to admit air and reject rain;
  • one of a pair of decorations projecting above the rear fenders of an automobile;
  • the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one;
  • show the fins above the water while swimming; "The sharks were finning near the surface";
  • propel oneself through the water in a finning motion;
  • equip (a car) with fins;

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    Hyponyms: dorsal fin, pectoral fin, pelvic fin, ventral fin, tail fin, caudal fin, vane

     

    Part Meronyms: fish, ship, jalousie, car, auto, automobile, machine, motorcar

     

    Derivational Morphology: break water, flip, flipper, flippers, fins, tail fin, tailfin

     

     
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