Synonyms of wing in English:

wing


See definition of wing

noun

1‘a bird's wings’

SYNONYMS

pinion, van

rare pennon

2‘the east wing of the house’

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part, section, side

annexe, extension

North American ell

3‘the radical wing of the party’

SYNONYMS

faction, cAMP, caucus, arm, side, branch, group, grouping, section, set, clique, coterie, cabal

fringe movement

lobby


verb

1‘a solitary seagull winged its way over the sea’

SYNONYMS

fly, glide, soar

take wing

2‘there was a high-pitched whistle as the bomb winged along its trajectory’

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hurtle, speed, shoot, whizz, zoom, streak, sweep, fly, race

sail

3‘she was shot at and winged by border guards’

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wound, graze, hit, clip


Phrases

    wing it

      ‘there were no guidelines—I just had to wing it’

      SYNONYMS

      improvise, play it by ear, extemporize, ad lib

      informal

      busk it

      wing