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Synonyms for wing

Synonyms for wing

a part added to a main structure

a component of government that performs a given function

to move through the air with or as if with wings

Synonyms for wing

one of the horizontal airfoils on either side of the fuselage of an airplane

a stage area out of sight of the audience

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the side of military or naval formation

a hockey player stationed in a forward position on either side

(in flight formation) a position to the side and just to the rear of another aircraft

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a group within a political party or legislature or other organization that holds distinct views or has a particular function

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a barrier that surrounds the wheels of a vehicle to block splashing water or mud

an addition that extends a main building

travel through the air

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To Nava, whose previous movies include ``El Norte'' and ``My Family: Mi Familia,'' there is an especially mythic quality to the story of a singer who rose from humble beginnings through hard work and talent, overcoming barriers of language and culture, only to die violently at the age of 23, just as her career was taking wing.
Often, what follows is an intimation of the marvelous: a ribbon spiraling into space has the effect of a thought taking wing for the stars.
Our focus is on the people and companies that are taking wing, pushing the edge of technology-driven innovation, and reshaping the world, using smart ideas for competitive advantage," Dolnick added.
David Edwards' dream of joining the Air Force at 35 is taking wing thanks to the same bureaucracy that grounded his plans last month.
It's now back to the main business of taking wing up the Third Division table.
The playwright may cleverly organise his subject matter, and brings every-y thing to a satisfying conclusion, but emotional detachment prevents this play from taking wings.
Edgar cleverly organises his subject matt er but emotional detachment prevents the play from taking wings.