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fell

fell - Dictionary definition and meaning for word fell

Definition
(noun) the dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal)
Synonyms : hide

Definition
(noun) seam made by turning under or folding together and stitching the seamed materials to avoid rough edges
Synonyms : felled seam

Definition
(noun) the act of felling something (as a tree)
Definition
(verb) cause to fall by or as if by delivering a blow
Synonyms : cut down , drop , strike down
Example Sentence
  • strike down a tree
  • Lightning struck down the hikers

Definition
(verb) pass away rapidly
Synonyms : fly , vanish
Example Sentence
  • Time flies like an arrow
  • Time fleeing beneath him

Definition
(verb) sew a seam by folding the edges
Definition
(adj) (of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering
Synonyms : barbarous , brutal , cruel , roughshod , savage , vicious
Example Sentence
  • a barbarous crime
  • brutal beatings
  • cruel tortures
  • Stalin's roughshod treatment of the kulaks
  • a savage slap
  • vicious kicks

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for fell

fell has 2 meanings..fell is like i fell down and the other can be remembered like i fell because i was pushed by dat "cruel" guy and it was deadly.it could ve costed me my life
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by kan

fell=f+(evil)l=evil or violent
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by pramodkalvala

fell-hell;so cruel and deadly
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by mdhineshm

U FELL into into a deadly trap..
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by jaiganesh

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