Synonyms and Antonyms for hem-in

1. hem in (v.)

surround in a restrictive manner

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2. fill-in (n.)

someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)

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3. built-in (adj.)

existing as an essential constituent or characteristic

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4. hem in (v.)

surround so as to force to give up

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5. hemin (n.)

a reddish-brown chloride of heme; produced from hemoglobin in laboratory tests for the presence of blood


6. hem (n.)

the edge of a piece of cloth; especially the finished edge that has been doubled under and stitched down

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7. hem (n.)

the utterance of a sound similar to clearing the throat; intended to get attention, express hesitancy, fill a pause, hide embarrassment, warn a friend, etc.

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8. hem (v.)

fold over and sew together to provide with a hem

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9. in (adv.)

to or toward the inside of

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10. in (n.)

a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot

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