Synonyms for heel

Synonyms for (noun) heel

Synonyms: heel

Definition: the bottom of a shoe or boot; the back part of a shoe or boot that touches the ground and provides elevation

Similar words: underside, undersurface, bottom

Definition: the lower side of anything


Synonyms: heel

Definition: (golf) the part of the clubhead where it joins the shaft

Similar words: part, portion

Definition: something less than the whole of a human artifact

Usage: the rear part of the house; glue the two parts together


Synonyms: heel

Definition: the lower end of a ship's mast

Similar words: end, terminal

Definition: either extremity of something that has length

Usage: the end of the pier; she knotted the end of the thread; they rode to the end of the line; the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix


Synonyms: heel

Definition: the back part of the human foot

Similar words: skeletal structure

Definition: any structure created by the skeleton of an organism


Synonyms: heel

Definition: one of the crusty ends of a loaf of bread

Similar words: end, terminal

Definition: either extremity of something that has length

Usage: the end of the pier; she knotted the end of the thread; they rode to the end of the line; the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix


Synonyms: cad, blackguard, bounder, heel, hound, dog

Definition: someone who is morally reprehensible

Usage: you dirty dog

Similar words: villain, scoundrel

Definition: a wicked or evil person; someone who does evil deliberately

Synonyms for (verb) heel

Synonyms: reheel, heel

Definition: put a new heel on

Usage: heel shoes

Similar words: doctor, bushel, touch on, furbish up, fix, repair, restore, mend

Definition: restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken

Usage: She repaired her TV set; Repair my shoes please


Synonyms: heel

Definition: strike with the heel of the club

Usage: heel a golf ball

Similar words: hit

Definition: cause to move by striking

Usage: hit a ball


Synonyms: heel

Definition: perform with the heels

Usage: heel that dance

Similar words: trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe, dance

Definition: move in a pattern; usually to musical accompaniment; do or perform a dance

Usage: My husband and I like to dance at home to the radio


Synonyms: heel

Definition: follow at the heels of a person

Similar words: travel along, follow

Definition: travel along a certain course

Usage: follow the road; follow the trail


Synonyms: list, heel

Definition: tilt to one side

Usage: The balloon heeled over; the wind made the vessel heel; The ship listed to starboard

Similar words: slant, tilt, tip, angle, lean

Definition: to incline or bend from a vertical position

Usage: She leaned over the banister