Synonyms
Antonyms

1. wedge-shaped

adjective. (of a leaf shape) narrowly triangular, wider at the apex and tapering toward the base.

Synonyms

  • unsubdivided
  • simple

Antonyms

  • rough
  • complex
  • difficult

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Words that Rhyme with Pitching Wedge

  • eldredge
  • alldredge
  • sledge
  • pledge
  • fledge
  • dredge
  • allege
  • sege
  • sedge
  • rehg
  • ledge
  • hedge

Example sentences of the word pitching-wedge


1. Noun Phrase
Practicing short shots around the green would require a pitching wedge.

2. Noun Phrase
Some clone irons can be purchased as a traditional set, from the 3-iron down to the pitching wedge.

3. Noun Phrase
The golfer also will need a putter, a pitching wedge and a sand wedge.

4. Noun Phrase
The wedge literally fills the distance gap between the pitching wedge and sand wedge.

2. pitching

noun. ['ˈpɪtʃɪŋ'] (baseball) playing the position of pitcher on a baseball team.

Antonyms

  • stand still

3. pitching

noun. ['ˈpɪtʃɪŋ'] abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance).

Synonyms

  • move
  • rock
  • movement
  • motion
  • motility
  • tilt
  • lurch
  • sway
  • pitch

Antonyms

  • linger
  • recede
  • follow
  • fall

4. wedge

noun. ['ˈwɛdʒ'] any shape that is triangular in cross section.

Synonyms

  • trilateral
  • cuneus
  • trigon
  • wedge shape

Antonyms

  • precede
  • advance
  • rush
  • converge

Etymology

  • wegge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. wedge

verb. ['ˈwɛdʒ'] put, fix, force, or implant.

Synonyms

  • stick
  • secure
  • lodge
  • fasten
  • deposit
  • redeposit

Antonyms

  • dislodge
  • unwind
  • arrange
  • disengage

Etymology

  • wegge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. wedge

noun. ['ˈwɛdʒ'] 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.

Synonyms

  • torpedo
  • sub
  • bomber
  • hoagy
  • poor boy
  • submarine
  • Italian sandwich
  • zep
  • sandwich
  • grinder
  • hero
  • hoagie
  • submarine sandwich
  • hero sandwich

Antonyms

  • fall
  • ascend
  • go
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • wegge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. wedge

noun. ['ˈwɛdʒ'] a diacritical mark (an inverted circumflex) placed above certain letters (such as the letter c) to indicate pronunciation.

Synonyms

  • diacritical mark
  • diacritic

Antonyms

  • linger
  • recede
  • ride

Etymology

  • wegge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. wedge

verb. ['ˈwɛdʒ'] squeeze like a wedge into a tight space.

Synonyms

  • pack together
  • move
  • impact
  • squeeze
  • compact
  • compress
  • displace

Antonyms

  • enter
  • hop out
  • stand still
  • raise

Etymology

  • wegge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. wedge

noun. ['ˈwɛdʒ'] (golf) an iron with considerable loft and a broad sole.

Synonyms

  • pitching wedge
  • iron

Antonyms

  • attraction
  • centrifugal force
  • adduct

Etymology

  • wegge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. wedge

noun. ['ˈwɛdʒ'] a block of wood used to prevent the sliding or rolling of a heavy object.

Synonyms

  • chock
  • sprag

Antonyms

  • surface ship
  • overhead
  • surface

Etymology

  • wegge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • wecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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