fell


fell
Synonyms and related words:
Draconian, Leatherette, Leatheroid, Tartarean, align, alkali flat, alluvial plain, animal, anthill, anthropophagous, appalling, astounding, atrocious, awe-inspiring, awesome, awful, baleful, barbaric, barbarous, barrow, basin, beastly, beat down, bend, bestial, bloodthirsty, bloody, bloody-minded, blow down, blow over, blow to pieces, blow up, bottomland, bowl down, bowl over, brae, brain, break, break down, bring down, brutal, brutalized, brute, brutish, bulldog, bulldoze, burn down, burn to death, bushveld, butte, campo, cannibalistic, cast down, champaign, champaign country, charge, chop down, coastal plain, coat, cock, conquer, cruel, cruel-hearted, crush, cut down, cut to pieces, cuticle, dangerous, dash down, deal a deathblow, deck, delta, demolish, demoniac, demoniacal, dermis, desert, detonate, devilish, diabolic, dire, direful, discharge, disintegrate, down, downs, dread, dreaded, dreadful, drop, drumlin, dune, eject, equalize, even, fearful, feral, ferocious, fetch down, fiendish, fiendlike, fierce, fire, fire off, flat, flat country, flatland, flats, flatten, fleece, flesh, floor, flush, foothills, formidable, frag, fur, furring, ghastly, ghoulish, give the quietus, grade, grass veld, grassland, grievous, grim, grisly, ground, gruesome, gun, gun down, gun for, heath, hellish, hew down, hide, hideous, hill, hillock, hit, horrendous, horrible, horrid, horrific, horrifying, humble, hummock, imitation fur, imitation leather, implacable, incinerate, infernal, inhuman, inhumane, integument, jacket, jugulate, kill, knob, knock down, knock over, knoll, lande, lapidate, lay, lay down, lay flat, lay level, lay low, lay out, leather, leather paper, let fly, let off, level, llano, load, lowland, lowlands, lunar mare, macabre, major, malefic, maleficent, malign, mare, master, mesa, mesilla, molehill, monticle, monticule, moor, moorland, morbid, mound, mow down, murderous, open country, outer layer, outer skin, override, pampa, pampas, pelt, peltry, peneplain, pepper, pick off, pistol, plain, plains, plateau, playa, plug, poleax, pot, potshoot, potshot, prairie, precipitate, prime, prostrate, pull down, put down, quell, rase, rawhide, raze, redoubtable, reduce, relentless, riddle, ride down, rind, roll, roll flat, ruthless, sadistic, salt flat, salt marsh, salt pan, sand dune, sanguinary, sanguineous, satanic, savage, savanna, schrecklich, sebkha, send headlong, serious, sharkish, sheath, shocking, shoot, shoot at, shoot down, shoot to death, shotgun, silence, sinister, skin, skins, slash, slavering, smash, smooth, smooth out, smoothen, snipe, spread-eagle, stab to death, steamroll, steamroller, steppe, stone, stone to death, strike, strike dead, subdue, subhuman, subjugate, supinate, suppress, swell, table, tableland, take a potshot, take down, tear down, tegument, terrible, terrific, throw, throw down, topple, torpedo, trample down, trample underfoot, tread underfoot, tree veld, tremendous, trip, truculent, tumble, tundra, ugly, unchristian, uncivilized, unhuman, unrelenting, upland, vair, vanquish, vaporize, vega, veld, vicious, weald, whack down, wide-open spaces, wold, wolfish

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Fell — (et) …   Kölsch Dialekt Lexikon

  • Fell — Fell …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • Fell — (from the Old Norse fjall , mountain ) is a word used to refer to mountains, or certain types of mountainous landscape, in Scandinavia, the Isle of Man, and parts of England.EnglandIn Northern England, especially in the Lake District and in the… …   Wikipedia

  • Fell — Fell: Das gemeingerm. Substantiv mhd., ahd. vel, got. fill, engl. fell, schwed. fjäll »Hautschuppe« bedeutete ursprünglich »Haut« (von Mensch und Tier). Es ist verwandt mit lat. pellis »Fell, Pelz, Haut« (↑ Pelle und ↑ Pelz) und griech. pélla… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • Fell — Sn std. (8. Jh.), mhd. vel, ahd. fel Stammwort. Aus g. * fella n. Haut, Fell , auch in gt. * fill (gt. filleins ledern , gt. þrutsfill Aussatz ), anord. fjall, fell, ae. fell. Dieses aus voreinzelsprachl. * pelno n. Fell, Haut , auch in l. pellis …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Fell — Fell, a. [OE. fel, OF. fel cruel, fierce, perfidious; cf. AS. fel (only in comp.) OF. fel, as a noun also accus. felon, is fr. LL. felo, of unknown origin; cf. Arm fall evil, Ir. feal, Arm. falloni treachery, Ir. & Gael. feall to betray; or cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fell — Fell, n. [AS. fell; akin to D. vel, OHG. fel, G. fell, Icel. fell (in comp.), Goth fill in [thorn]rutsfill leprosy, L. pellis skin, G. ?. Cf. {Film}, {Peel}, {Pell}, n.] A skin or hide of a beast with the wool or hair on; a pelt; used chiefly in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fell — Ⅰ. fell [2] ► VERB 1) cut down (a tree). 2) knock down. 3) stitch down (the edge of a seam) to lie flat. DERIVATIVES feller noun. ORIGIN Old English, related to FALL …   English terms dictionary

  • Fell — Fell, n. [Cf. L. fel gall, bile, or E. fell, a.] Gall; anger; melancholy. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Untroubled of vile fear or bitter fell. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fell — fell·age; fell·er; fell·ness; fell; …   English syllables

  • fell — fell1 [fel] vi., vt. pt. of FALL fell2 [fel] vt. [ME fellen < OE fællan, fellan (< Gmc * falljan), caus. of feallan (< Gmc * fallan), FALL] 1. to cause to fall; knock down [to fell an opponent with a blow] 2. t …   English World dictionary


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