Synonyms
Antonyms

1. high-tail

verb. retreat at full speed.

Synonyms

  • flee
  • take flight

Antonyms

  • increase
  • dry fly
  • wet fly

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Rhymes with Tail Fin

  • verduin
  • kyoung-min
  • yan-bin
  • wherein
  • violin
  • vanryn
  • mcquinn
  • mcminn
  • mclinn
  • mclin
  • mcglynn
  • mcglinn
  • glavine
  • eldwin
  • chang-hsin
  • chagrin
  • bongjin
  • yalin
  • within
  • therein
  • o'quinn
  • oguinn
  • o'guinn
  • oflynn
  • o'flynn
  • mcguinn
  • mcginn
  • levin
  • laminne
  • kaylynn

Sentences with tail-fin


1. Noun Phrase
Fork length is the measurement from the tip of the nose to fork of the tail fin.

2. Noun Phrase
Another way to tell is to look at the tail fin.

3. Noun Phrase
Cut a slot in the center of the upper side of the tail piece and insert the tail fin.

4. Noun Phrase
The tail fins in young goldfish are round, while those in adult goldfish are sharp and forked.

2. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] the posterior part of the body of a vertebrate especially when elongated and extending beyond the trunk or main part of the body.

Synonyms

  • dock
  • bobtail
  • rattle
  • brush
  • vertebrate
  • oxtail
  • process
  • bob
  • caudal appendage
  • scut
  • craniate
  • uropygium
  • outgrowth
  • flag
  • fluke

Antonyms

  • antecedent
  • natural elevation
  • top
  • side

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] the time of the last part of something.

Synonyms

  • tail end
  • ending
  • end

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • up
  • lie
  • stand

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] any projection that resembles the tail of an animal.

Synonyms

  • tail end

Antonyms

  • work
  • superior

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. tail

noun. ['ˈteɪl'] the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.

Synonyms

  • ass
  • fundament
  • trunk
  • posterior
  • butt
  • bottom
  • derriere
  • rear end
  • can
  • keister
  • buttocks
  • rump
  • prat
  • backside
  • hindquarters
  • stern
  • body
  • torso
  • fanny
  • tooshie
  • hind end
  • buns
  • rear
  • arse
  • tush
  • bum
  • behind
  • nates
  • tail end
  • seat

Antonyms

  • unbreakableness
  • softness
  • thick
  • porosity

Etymology

  • tail (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. fin

noun. ['ˈfɪn'] a stabilizer on a ship that resembles the fin of a fish.

Synonyms

  • vane
  • stabilizer
  • ship

Antonyms

  • subtract
  • majority
  • minority
  • ground

Etymology

  • fin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • פֿינף (Yiddish)
  • fimf (Old High German (ca. 750-1050))

7. fin

noun. ['ˈfɪn'] one of a set of parallel slats in a door or window to admit air and reject rain.

Synonyms

  • louver
  • spline
  • louvre
  • jalousie

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • stay in place
  • open
  • get off

Etymology

  • fin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • פֿינף (Yiddish)
  • fimf (Old High German (ca. 750-1050))

8. fin

noun. ['ˈfɪn'] the cardinal number that is the sum of four and one.

Synonyms

  • five
  • quint
  • quintuplet
  • Phoebe
  • quintet
  • digit
  • cinque
  • fivesome
  • figure
  • 5
  • pentad
  • Little Phoebe

Antonyms

  • overdress
  • differ
  • disagree
  • fall short of

Etymology

  • fin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • פֿינף (Yiddish)
  • fimf (Old High German (ca. 750-1050))

9. fin

verb. ['ˈfɪn'] show the fins above the water while swimming.

Synonyms

  • swim

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • ill

Etymology

  • fin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • פֿינף (Yiddish)
  • fimf (Old High German (ca. 750-1050))

10. fin

noun. ['ˈfɪn'] organ of locomotion and balance in fishes and some other aquatic animals.

Synonyms

  • appendage
  • ventral fin
  • pelvic fin
  • tail fin
  • fish
  • dorsal fin
  • member
  • extremity
  • caudal fin
  • ray

Antonyms

  • divide
  • multiply
  • integrate
  • differentiate

Etymology

  • fin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • פֿינף (Yiddish)
  • fimf (Old High German (ca. 750-1050))
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