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Synonyms for wedge
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wedge, wedge shape, cuneus(noun)

    any shape that is triangular in cross section

    Synonyms:
    wedge shape, submarine sandwich, poor boy, chock, sub, hoagie, hero, wedge heel, hacek, hero sandwich, grinder, zep, bomber, submarine, hoagy, torpedo, cuneus

  2. bomber, grinder, hero, hero sandwich, hoagie, hoagy, Cuban sandwich, Italian sandwich, poor boy, sub, submarine, submarine sandwich, torpedo, wedge, zep(noun)

    a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States

    Synonyms:
    gunman, gunslinger, chock, pigboat, hired gun, molar, paladin, hacek, torpedo, wedge heel, sub, gun, numbfish, hero, shooter, crampfish, mill, wedge shape, submarine sandwich, milling machinery, submarine, zep, hit man, fighter, gun for hire, hitman, grinder, bomber, electric ray, hoagy, triggerman, cuneus, hero sandwich, champion, hoagie, poor boy

  3. hacek, wedge(noun)

    a diacritical mark (an inverted circumflex) placed above certain letters (such as the letter c) to indicate pronunciation

    Synonyms:
    wedge shape, submarine sandwich, poor boy, chock, sub, hoagie, hero, wedge heel, hacek, hero sandwich, grinder, zep, bomber, submarine, hoagy, torpedo, cuneus

  4. wedge heel, wedge(noun)

    a heel that is an extension of the sole of the shoe

    Synonyms:
    wedge shape, submarine sandwich, poor boy, bomber, sub, hoagie, hero, wedge heel, hacek, hero sandwich, grinder, zep, submarine, hoagy, chock, torpedo, cuneus

  5. wedge(noun)

    (golf) an iron with considerable loft and a broad sole

    Synonyms:
    wedge shape, submarine sandwich, poor boy, chock, sub, hoagie, hero, wedge heel, hacek, hero sandwich, grinder, zep, bomber, submarine, hoagy, torpedo, cuneus

  6. wedge(noun)

    something solid that is usable as an inclined plane (shaped like a V) that can be pushed between two things to separate them

    Synonyms:
    wedge shape, submarine sandwich, poor boy, chock, sub, hoagie, hero, wedge heel, hacek, hero sandwich, grinder, zep, bomber, submarine, hoagy, torpedo, cuneus

  7. chock, wedge(verb)

    a block of wood used to prevent the sliding or rolling of a heavy object

    Synonyms:
    wedge shape, submarine sandwich, poor boy, chock, sub, hoagie, hero, wedge heel, hacek, hero sandwich, grinder, zep, bomber, submarine, hoagy, torpedo, cuneus

  8. lodge, wedge, stick, deposit(verb)

    put, fix, force, or implant

    "lodge a bullet in the table"; "stick your thumb in the crack"

    Synonyms:
    accommodate, stand by, stupefy, stick by, baffle, stick, perplex, cleave, bond, get, mystify, flummox, cling, bind, beat, bank, stick around, nonplus, stick to, force, dumbfound, file, vex, cohere, lodge, sting, hold fast, deposit, amaze, squeeze, charge, stay put, gravel, stay, posit, bewilder, situate, pose, fix, puzzle, adhere

  9. wedge, squeeze, force(verb)

    squeeze like a wedge into a tight space

    "I squeezed myself into the corner"

    Synonyms:
    extort, draw, storm, stick, pressure, crush, thrust, rack, ram, hale, press, twitch, gouge, tweet, embrace, impel, force, shove, twinge, compress, hug, drive, lodge, contract, deposit, stuff, squeeze, squash, compact, pinch, wring, mash, coerce, push, bosom, squelch, pull, constrict

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. wedge(n)

    Synonyms:
    embolus, chock, quoin, scotch

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "wedge":

    corner, prism, plow, iceberg, gap

How to pronounce wedge?

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How to say wedge in sign language?

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How to use wedge in a sentence?

  1. Pennsylvania Ernie Els:

    Now it's at least a half a shot penalty. You try to get a wedge out to where you can play your next shot from. That's just the way it is.

  2. Tiger Woods:

    I took something off that wedge and it flew a lot further than I thought. The other guys took a little read off of that.

  3. Jake Klein:

    Investor sentiment in gold is understandably very low and investors have lost a lot of money, not withstanding that, the Australian gold sector is undoubtedly a good place to be. Costs are coming down and with the falling Aussie dollar supporting a higher A-dollar gold price, the profitability wedge per ounce is widening.

  4. Jon Landau:

    The opportunities are immense, we are just the wedge in the door that hopefully unlocks a lot for the economy.

  5. New York:

    During a year when pale, male and stale men sitting in a dark room in Washington have tried to drive a wedge through us through hate and sexism and bigotry, we will march!


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