Synonyms for drogue

Synonyms for (noun) drogue

Synonyms: drogue, drogue chute, drogue parachute

Definition: a parachute used to decelerate an object that is moving rapidly

Similar words: parachute, chute

Definition: rescue equipment consisting of a device that fills with air and retards your fall


Synonyms: sea anchor, drogue

Definition: restraint consisting of a canvas covered frame that floats behind a vessel; prevents drifting or maintains the heading into a wind

Similar words: restraint, constraint

Definition: a device that retards something's motion

Usage: the car did not have proper restraints fitted


Synonyms: sock, air sock, air-sleeve, wind cone, wind sleeve, wind sock, windsock, drogue

Definition: a truncated cloth cone mounted on a mast; used (e.g., at airports) to show the direction of the wind

Similar words: visual signal

Definition: a signal that involves visual communication


Synonyms: drogue

Definition: a funnel-shaped device towed as a target by an airplane

Similar words: mark, target

Definition: a reference point to shoot at

Usage: his arrow hit the mark