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Definition of fel

"fel" is probably misspelled. Trying fell instead Definition of fell

1. fell [ v ] cause to fall by or as if by delivering a blow
Examples: "strike down a tree" "Lightning struck down the hikers"

Used in print:

(Jim Berry Pearson, The Maxwell Land Grant....)

Dropping to one knee , Cook felled one , and the other struggled off with his comrade , sending no further fire in his direction .

(S. J. Perelman, The Rising Gorge. New York:...)

Likewise the ivory Chinese female figure known as a `` doctor lady '' ( provenance Honan ) ; a friend of mine removing her from the curio cabinet for inspection was felled as if by a hammer , but he had previously drunk a quantity of applejack .

Synonyms fell drop cut_down strike_down Related Terms cut chop_down log cut poleax descend

2. fell [ n ] seam made by turning under or folding together and stitching the seamed materials to avoid rough edges

Synonyms felled_seam fell Related Terms seam

3. Fell [ n ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 6969

Synonyms Fell

4. fell [ v ] sew a seam by folding the edges

Synonyms fell Related Terms sew

5. fell [ v ] pass away rapidly
Examples: "Time flies like an arrow" "Time fleeing beneath him"

Synonyms fly vanish fell Related Terms elapse vanish

6. fell [ a ] (of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering
Examples: "a barbarous crime" "brutal beatings" "cruel tortures" "Stalin's roughshod treatment of the kulaks" "a savage slap" "vicious kicks"

Synonyms savage vicious cruel brutal roughshod fell barbarous Related Terms inhumane

7. fell [ n ] the dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal)

Synonyms hide fell Related Terms animal_skin rawhide cowhide goatskin

8. fell [ n ] the act of felling something (as a tree)

Synonyms fell Related Terms killing

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