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Synonyms for fan
fæn, fɑnfan

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fan

    Synonyms:
    agitate, arouse, excite, kindle, provoke, rouse, stir, stir up

    Antonyms:
    allay, alleviate, appease, calm, compose, mollify, pacify, quiet, soothe, still, tranquilize

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fannoun

    a device for creating a current of air by movement of a surface or surfaces

    Synonyms:
    lover, buff, rooter, devotee, sports fan

  2. sports fan, fan, rooternoun

    an enthusiastic devotee of sports

    Synonyms:
    lover, buff, rooter, devotee, sports fan

  3. fan, buff, devotee, loververb

    an ardent follower and admirer

    Synonyms:
    sports fan, buffer, rooter, devotee, lover, caramel brown, raw sienna, yellowish brown, buff, caramel

  4. fanverb

    strike out (a batter), (of a pitcher)

    Synonyms:
    winnow

  5. fanverb

    make (an emotion) fiercer

    "fan hatred"

    Synonyms:
    winnow

  6. fanverb

    agitate the air

    Synonyms:
    winnow

  7. winnow, fanverb

    separate the chaff from by using air currents

    "She stood there winnowing chaff all day in the field"

    Synonyms:
    cull out, winnow

Editors Contribution

  1. grille

    because it has a fan in the grille

    i just turned off the fan on the grille

    Submitted by rinat on August 20, 2019  
  2. stan

    Submitted by ryan_1 on July 18, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fannoun

    Synonyms:
    flabellum (Eccl.)

    Associated words:
    brin, panache, plicate, plicated

  2. fanverb

    Synonyms:
    winnow, cool, ventilate, stimulate, rouse, foment, provoke, encourage

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How to use fan in a sentence?

  1. Abdul Wahab Ziaullah:

    I'm a fan of doing something creative and developing a product, it feels awesome to have accomplished such a cumbersome and such a lovely task. Because if you develop a whole sports car, you can develop almost essentially anything.

  2. The Bulls:

    Your attention please: We have decided which KBO team we will be supporting. This is now an NC Dinos fan account.

  3. Kane Ray:

    In the A320 family, accidents and incidents range from fan-cowl detachment, landing gear collapse, bird strikes, right through to hull losses through pilot error, most aircraft have teething problems, and in most cases, these are eradicated. Very rarely, these issues cause disasters -- largely because of a culmination of factors that lead to the event.

  4. Mikaela Straus:

    We had dinner and started hanging out a bit and talking about music, you get to meetings and it feels super sterile most of the time, and it was just really nice to talk with somebody who produced some of my favorite records and is just a super fan of music in general.

  5. Staz Nair:

    I just want to say thank you for watching. Thank you for being a fan.

Images & Illustrations of fan

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Translations for fan

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  • reeksAfrikaans
  • مشجعينArabic
  • fanat, azarkeşAzerbaijani
  • вентыля́тарBelarusian
  • вентила́тор, фен, отвявам, ветрило, запалянко, веяBulgarian
  • ventilador, ventar, palmito, vano, aficionat, ventall, fanCatalan, Valencian
  • vějíř, milovník, fanoušek, větrák, příznivecCzech
  • cefnogwrWelsh
  • ventilator, entusiast, spredes i vifteform, vifte, tilhænger, fanDanish
  • auffächern, belüften, fächern, ventilieren, Gebläse, Ventilator, Liebhaber, Fächer, Fan, Lüfter, anwehen, anfachenGerman
  • βεντάλια, οπαδός, αερίζω, ανεμιστήραςGreek
  • ventolilo, ventumilo, admirantoEsperanto
  • abanicar, abanico, aficionado, ventilador, hincha, ventilar, seguidor, fanSpanish
  • fänn, ventilaatorEstonian
  • فن, طرفدار, بادبزن, فن الکتریکی, هوادار, پنکهPersian
  • tuulettaa, puhallin, fani, taputtaa, puhaltaa, viuhka, diggari, levitä, tuuletin, kannattaja, pyrstö, kaari, ihailija, hajotaFinnish
  • disperser, admiratrice, éventail, fan, éventer, ventilateur, admirateurFrench
  • abanoGalician
  • מאוורר, חובבת, אוהד, מעריץ, מניפה, חובב, אוהדת, מעריצהHebrew
  • प्रHindi
  • legyező, ventilátor, rajongó, szurkolóHungarian
  • երկրպագու, օդափոխիչ, հովհարիչ, հովհարArmenian
  • irradiar se, flabello, devoto, propagar se, ventilator, fanatico, ventilar, flabellar, fanInterlingua
  • vifta, áhangandi, blævængur, aðdáandiIcelandic
  • ventilatore, ventaglio, tifosoItalian
  • 扇子, ファン, 扇, 扇風機Japanese
  • ვენტილატორი, გულშემატკივარი, მარაო, ფანი, დაბერვაGeorgian
  • បក់, ផ្លិត, កង្ហារ, អ្នកគាំទ្រKhmer
  • 선풍기, 부채, 팬Korean
  • باوه‌شێن, باوه‌شێن کردنKurdish
  • flabellum, ventiloLatin
  • ພັດລົມ, ວີLao
  • ventiliatorius, sirgalius, gerbėjas, vėduoklė, fanasLithuanian
  • fēns, ventilators, vēdeklisLatvian
  • tāwhiriMāori
  • ла́дало, лепеза, вентила́тор, лепе́заMacedonian
  • kipas, peminat, kipas elektrikMalay
  • ပန်ကာBurmese
  • waaier, fan, liefhebber, bewonderaarster, ventilator, bewonderaarDutch
  • tilhengjarNorwegian Nynorsk
  • vifte, tilhenger, fanNorwegian
  • wachlować, wentylator, fan, wachlarz, kibic, miłośnik, rozdmuchać, wiatrak, fanka, dmuchać, wentylowaćPolish
  • abano, leque, fã, abanar, abanico, ventoinha, flabelar, ventilador, flabelo, ventilarPortuguese
  • vântura, ventilatorRomanian
  • ве́ер, болельщик, фэн, обдувать, вентиля́тор, фанат, фан, овевать, любитель, поклонник, рассредотачиватьсяRussian
  • vetrilo, лепеза, навијач, вентилатор, љубитељ, ветрило, обожаватељ, lepeza, обожавалац, ventilatorSerbo-Croatian
  • ventilátorSlovak
  • ventilatorSlovene
  • fushaAlbanian
  • solfjäder, fan, sig, fläkt, beundrare, sprida, fläktaSwedish
  • shabikiSwahili
  • விசிறிTamil
  • สาวก, แฟนThai
  • abaniko, bentilador, pamaypay, tagahangaTagalog
  • vantilatör, taraftar, yelpaze, hayranTurkish
  • вентиля́торUkrainian
  • quạtVietnamese
  • keproanVolapük
  • פאָכערYiddish

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