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Synonyms for wedge

Synonyms for (noun) wedge

Synonyms: chock, wedge Definition: a block of wood used to prevent the sliding or rolling of a heavy object

Similar words: block Definition: a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides) Usage: the pyramids were built with large stone blocks

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

Similar words: inclined plane Definition: a simple machine for elevating objects; consists of plane surface that makes an acute angle with the horizontal

Synonyms: wedge Definition: (golf) an iron with considerable loft and a broad sole

Similar words: iron Definition: a golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head

Synonyms: wedge, wedge heel Definition: a heel that is an extension of the sole of the shoe

Similar words: heel Definition: the bottom of a shoe or boot; the back part of a shoe or boot that touches the ground and provides elevation

Synonyms: hacek, wedge Definition: a diacritical mark (an inverted circumflex) placed above certain letters (such as the letter c) to indicate pronunciation

Similar words: diacritic, diacritical mark Definition: a mark added to a letter to indicate a special pronunciation

Synonyms: poor boy, submarine, submarine sandwich, torpedo, sub, Cuban sandwich, grinder, hero, hero sandwich, hoagie, hoagy, wedge, zep, bomber, Italian sandwich Definition: 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

Similar words: sandwich Definition: two (or more) slices of bread with a filling between them

Synonyms: wedge, wedge shape, cuneus Definition: any shape that is triangular in cross section

Similar words: triangle, trigon, trilateral Definition: a three-sided polygon

Synonyms for (verb) wedge

Synonyms: force, wedge, squeeze Definition: squeeze like a wedge into a tight space Usage: I squeezed myself into the corner

Similar words: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: stick, deposit, wedge, lodge Definition: put, fix, force, or implant Usage: lodge a bullet in the table; stick your thumb in the crack

Similar words: fix, fasten, secure Definition: cause to be firmly attached Usage: fasten the lock onto the door; she fixed her gaze on the man