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  Words related to heel

Related / Similar Words: counter, cad, bounder, blackguard, dog, hound, reheel, list

 

Definition:
  • the piece of leather that fits the heel;
  • the bottom of a shoe or boot; the back part of a shoe or boot that touches the ground;
  • (golf) the part of the clubhead where it joins the shaft;
  • the lower end of a ship''s mast;
  • the back part of the human foot;
  • one of the crusty ends of a loaf of bread;
  • someone who is morally reprehensible; "you dirty dog";
  • put a new heel on; "heel shoes";
  • strike with the heel of the club; "heel a golf ball";
  • perform with the heels; "heel that dance";
  • follow at the heels of a person;
  • tilt to one side; "The balloon heeled over"; "the wind made the vessel heel"; "The ship listed to starboard";

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    Hyponyms: Cuban heel, French heel, spike heel, stiletto heel, stacked heel, wedge heel, wedge, wineglass heel, perisher

     

    Grouped Verbs: list, lean

     

    Part Meronyms: shoe, footwear, footgear, golf-club head, club head, club-head, clubhead, foot, human foot, pes, loaf of bread, loaf

     

    Derivational Morphology: reheel, counter, tilt, list, inclination, lean, leaning

     

    Anagrams: hell, Hell

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: peta   Catalan: taló  
    Chinese: 腳跟   Croatian: peta  
    Danish: hæl   Dutch: hiel  
    Finnish: kanta   French: talon  
    German: Ferse   Greek: φτέρνα  
    Hindi: एड़ी   Icelandic: hæll  
    Indonesian: tumit   Interlingua: calce  
    Italian: tallone   Japanese:  
    Korean: 발뒤꿈치   Latin: calx  
    Polish: pięta   Portuguese: calcanhar  
    Russian: пятка   Slovene: peta  
    Spanish: talón   Swahili: kisigino  
    Swedish: häl  
     
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