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flap

synonym (synonym of flap)

  • (noun.state)
    an excited state of agitation (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the motion made by flapping up and down (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a movable airfoil that is part of an aircraft wing; used to increase lift or drag (noun.artifact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move noisily (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move with a thrashing motion (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    make a fuss; be agitated (verb.emotion)
     

hypernym (flap IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a movable airfoil that is part of an aircraft wing; used to increase lift or drag (noun.artifact)
    a device that provides reactive force when in motion relative to the surrounding air; can lift or control a plane in flight (noun.artifact)
     
  • a movable piece of tissue partly connected to the body (noun.body)
    the tissue in the bodies of animals (noun.body)
     
  • an excited state of agitation (noun.state)
    a mental state of extreme emotional disturbance (noun.state)
     
  • any broad thin and limber covering attached at one edge; hangs loose or projects freely (noun.artifact)
    an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it) (noun.artifact)
     
  • make a fuss; be agitated (verb.emotion)
    worry unnecessarily or excessively (verb.emotion)
     
  • move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion (verb.motion)
    move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion (verb.motion)
     
  • move noisily (verb.motion)
    move rhythmically (verb.motion)
     
  • move with a thrashing motion (verb.motion)
    cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense (verb.motion)
     
  • pronounce with a flap, of alveolar sounds (verb.communication)
    speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way (verb.communication)
     
  • the motion made by flapping up and down (noun.event)
    (physics) a movement up and down or back and forth (noun.event)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF flap relation)

  • a movable airfoil that is part of an aircraft wing; used to increase lift or drag (noun.artifact)
    a flap on the underside of the wing that is lowered to slow the plane for landing (noun.artifact)
     
  • a movable piece of tissue partly connected to the body (noun.body)
    a small pendant fleshy lobe at the back of the soft palate (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a muscular flap that closes off the nasopharynx during swallowing or speaking (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a flap of tissue that protects what it covers (noun.body)
     
  • (noun.body)
    a thin triangular flap of a heart valve (noun.body)
     
  • any broad thin and limber covering attached at one edge; hangs loose or projects freely (noun.artifact)
    an opaque adjustable flap on a lamp fixture; used in photography to cut off light from particular areas (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the loose back flap of a coat that hangs below the waist (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    (15th-16th century) a flap for the crotch of men's tight-fitting breeches (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    one of two flaps attached to a cap to keep the ears warm (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a flap along the edge of a garment; used in medieval clothing (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a flap that lies over another part (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a flap that covers the access to a pocket (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    flap consisting of a piece of canvas that can be drawn back to provide entrance to a tent (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    the flap of material under the laces of a shoe or boot (noun.artifact)
     
  • move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion (verb.motion)
    flap when the wind is blowing equally on both sides (verb.motion)
     
  • move with a flapping motion (verb.motion)
    move like a flail; thresh about (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    strike the air in flight (verb.motion)
     
  • move with a thrashing motion (verb.motion)
    flap the wings rapidly or fly with flapping movements (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    flap the wings wildly or frantically; used of falcons (verb.motion)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • a movable airfoil that is part of an aircraft wing; used to increase lift or drag (noun.artifact)
    one of the horizontal airfoils on either side of the fuselage of an airplane (noun.artifact)
     

verb group (flap is verb group of ....)

  • move with a flapping motion (verb.motion)
    move with a thrashing motion (verb.motion)
     

derivation (.... is derived from flap)

  • an excited state of agitation (noun.state)
    worry unnecessarily or excessively (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    make a fuss; be agitated (verb.emotion)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    make upset or troubled (verb.emotion)
     
  • make a fuss; be agitated (verb.emotion)
    an excited state of agitation (noun.state)
     
  • move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion (verb.motion)
    a movement like that of a sudden occurrence or increase in a specified phenomenon (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.event)
    (physics) a movement up and down or back and forth (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    a long heavy sea wave as it advances towards the shore (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    wavelike motion; a gentle rising and falling in the manner of waves (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the motion made by flapping up and down (noun.event)
     
  • move noisily (verb.motion)
    the motion made by flapping up and down (noun.event)
     
  • move with a thrashing motion (verb.motion)
    a regular rate of repetition (noun.attribute)
     
  • the motion made by flapping up and down (noun.event)
    move back and forth very rapidly (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move noisily (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    move with a flapping motion (verb.motion)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym part meronym verb group derivation dither fuss flapping flutter flaps roll covering aerofoil animal tissue undulation agitation barndoor coattail codpiece earflap dag jag wing beat flicker flitter roll beat fret

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