Synonyms for fluke

Synonyms for (noun) fluke

Synonyms: fluke, trematode, trematode worm

Definition: parasitic flatworms having external suckers for attaching to a host

Similar words: platyhelminth, flatworm

Definition: parasitic or free-living worms having a flattened body


Synonyms: fluke

Definition: either of the two lobes of the tail of a cetacean

Similar words: tail

Definition: the posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body


Synonyms: flue, fluke

Definition: flat bladelike projection on the arm of an anchor

Similar words: projection

Definition: any structure that branches out from a central support


Synonyms: fluke

Definition: a barb on a harpoon or arrow

Similar words: barb

Definition: a subsidiary point facing opposite from the main point that makes an arrowhead or spear hard to remove


Synonyms: fluke, good fortune, good luck

Definition: a stroke of luck

Similar words: luck, fortune

Definition: an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that leads to a favorable outcome

Usage: it was my good luck to be there; they say luck is a lady; it was as if fortune guided his hand