Synonyms for whittle

Synonyms for (noun) whittle

Synonyms: Whittle, Frank Whittle, Sir Frank Whittle

Definition: English aeronautical engineer who invented the jet aircraft engine (1907-1996)

Similar words: aeronautical engineer

Definition: an engineer concerned with the design and construction of aircraft

Synonyms for (verb) whittle

Synonyms: whittle, pare

Definition: cut small bits or pare shavings from

Usage: whittle a piece of wood

Similar words: cut

Definition: separate with or as if with an instrument

Usage: Cut the rope