Synonyms for Lee

Synonyms for (noun) Lee

Synonyms: lee, lee side, leeward

Definition: the side of something that is sheltered from the wind

Similar words: side, face

Definition: a surface forming part of the outside of an object

Usage: he examined all sides of the crystal; dew dripped from the face of the leaf


Synonyms: Lee, Robert E. Lee, Robert Edward Lee

Definition: American general who led the Confederate Armies in the American Civil War (1807-1870)

Similar words: full general, general

Definition: a general officer of the highest rank


Synonyms: Lee, Lighthorse Harry Lee, Henry Lee

Definition: soldier of the American Revolution (1756-1818)

Similar words: soldier

Definition: an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army

Usage: the soldiers stood at attention


Synonyms: Lee, Richard Henry Lee

Definition: leader of the American Revolution who proposed the resolution calling for independence of the American Colonies (1732-1794)

Similar words: American Revolutionary leader

Definition: a nationalist leader in the American Revolution and in the creation of the United States


Synonyms: Lee, Tsung Dao Lee

Definition: United States physicist (born in China) who collaborated with Yang Chen Ning in disproving the principle of conservation of parity (born in 1926)

Similar words: nuclear physicist

Definition: a physicist who specializes in nuclear physics


Synonyms: Lee, Lee Yuen Kam, Bruce Lee

Definition: United States actor who was an expert in kung fu and starred in martial arts films (1941-1973)

Similar words: actor, histrion, role player, thespian, player

Definition: a theatrical performer


Synonyms: Gypsy Rose Lee, Rose Louise Hovick, Lee

Definition: United States striptease artist who became famous on Broadway in the 1930s (1914-1970)

Similar words: stripper, striptease, striptease artist, stripteaser, exotic dancer, peeler, ecdysiast

Definition: a performer who provides erotic entertainment by undressing to music


Synonyms: Lee, Shelton Jackson Lee, Spike Lee

Definition: United States filmmaker whose works explore the richness of black culture in America (born in 1957)

Similar words: film maker, film producer, filmmaker, movie maker

Definition: a producer of motion pictures

Synonyms for (adjective) Lee

Synonyms: lee, downwind

Definition: towards the side away from the wind

Similar words: leeward

Definition: on the side away from the wind

Usage: on the leeward side of the island