1. [ noun ] (clothing) a narrow headband or strip of ribbon worn as a headband
Synonyms: tenia taenia
Related terms: headband
2. [ noun ] (anatomy,zoology) a bundle of sensory nerve fibers going to the thalamus
Synonyms: lemniscus
Related terms: sensory_nerve
3. [ noun ] (food) a longitudinal slice or boned side of a fish
Synonyms: fish_fillet fish_filet filet
Related terms: piece
4. [ noun ] (chemistry,food) a boneless steak cut from the tenderloin of beef
Synonyms: filet
Related terms: beefsteak tournedos Chateaubriand filet_mignon beef_tenderloin
5. [ verb ] (food) cut into filets, as of fish or meat
Synonyms: filet
Related terms: carve cooking
6. [ verb ] decorate with a lace of geometric designs
Synonyms: filet
Related terms: decorate filet
7. [ noun ] fastener consisting of a narrow strip of welded metal used to join steel members
Synonyms: stopping
Related terms: fastener
Similar spelling:   filet