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Synonyms for pinion
ˈpɪn yənpin·ion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pinionnoun

    a gear with a small number of teeth designed to mesh with a larger wheel or rack

    Synonyms:
    quill, flight feather, pennon, quill feather

  2. flight feather, pinion, quill, quill feathernoun

    any of the larger wing or tail feathers of a bird

    Synonyms:
    quill pen, quill, calamus, flight feather, quill feather, shaft, pennon

  3. pennon, pinionverb

    wing of a bird

    Synonyms:
    quill, waft, pennant, quill feather, flight feather, streamer, pennon

  4. pinion, shackleverb

    bind the arms of

    Synonyms:
    shackle, fetter

  5. pinionverb

    cut the wings off (of birds)

    Synonyms:
    shackle

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pinionnoun

    Synonyms:
    wing, pennon

  2. pinionnoun

    Synonyms:
    fetter (for the arms)

  3. pinionverb

    Synonyms:
    restrain (by binding the arms), bind, fasten, shackle, fetter, chain

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pinionnoun

    Synonyms:
    feather, wing

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "pinion":

    sprocket, gear, companion

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#6838companion
#8524shaft
#30133quill
#30679pennant
#36668pinion
#39311sprocket
#42892streamer
#53456shackle
#74728fetter
#93581calamus
#131917waft
#278426pennon

Translations for pinion

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  • pignonFrench
  • باڵبه‌ستKurdish
  • spisshjul, tanndrev, tannhjulsdrevNorwegian
  • шестерня, [[подрезать]] [[крыло, [[связывать]] [[рукаRussian

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