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Synonyms for heel

bring something or someone to heel

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hard on the heels of something or someone

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  • straight after
  • immediately after
  • right behind
  • following on from

take to your heels

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to follow closely or persistently

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to depart or cause to depart from true vertical or horizontal

deviation from a particular direction

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someone who is morally reprehensible

one of the crusty ends of a loaf of bread

the lower end of a ship's mast

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(golf) the part of the clubhead where it joins the shaft

tilt to one side

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follow at the heels of a person

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strike with the heel of the club

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put a new heel on

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12 September 2014 - US homeopathic pharmaceutical company MediNatura Incorporated said it had wrapped up the acquisition of Heel Inc, the US subsidiary of German homeopathic medications specialist Heel Group.
Rotating the ankles daily is essential and also some heel to
They hope the PedCAT3-D scanner will transform the treatment of foot and ankle problems often caused by wearing high heels.
Doctors and surgeons are quick to point out the damage regular heel wearing can cause with injuries ranging from falls, lower back pain, ankle sprains and Achilles tendonitis all possible.
Heel pain usually originates in the plantar fascia, a band of tissue that extends from your heel to the ball of your foot.
However, studies involving the determination of oxygen consumption and energy expenditure during walking in shoes of different heel heights have not been fully studied.
[USPRwire, Fri Sep 30 2011] Debenhams revealed that a woman's ability to walk well in high heels is inherited from her mother, with balance, poise and even choice of heel height all passed on through the maternal line.
Plantar fasciitis, or simply heel pain, is the most irksome and irritating discomfort one could ever experience.
Samantha Fein of San Jose, California, says her six-year-old daughter has attracted some double-edge remarks -- "My, look at your big girl shoes" -- when she wears her knee-high boots with a 2-inch chunky heel or her brown wedges with only slightly less height.
After he first discovered the heel maneuver during a contest, he later realized that the oracle ordered him not to let go of his opponent's foot.
Scholl's For Her foot care line with the introduction of High Heel Insoles, which are designed to prevent aches and pains in high-heel shoes.
During the dream scene of Singin' in the Rain, Gene Kelly finds himself eye to foot with Cyd Charisse s long, luxurious leg--and her emerald high heel. As he stands up to retrieve his hat from the tip of her stem, the spike points straight at him until she raises her leg to the heavens.
Heel pain is a common foot condition, and it's usually worse first thing in the morning or when you first take a step after a period of inactivity.
STRIPPY WHITE HEELED SANDALS: These classic white strappy sandals with stepped in heel will create a vintage inspired impact.
Original Universal sandals PS40, teva Rope trimmed rubber slides PS70, Adidas Originals at Net-a-porter.com Floral print PS68, Birkenstock Holiday style Dress, PS65 sandals, PS69 both Hush Faux cowhide 'Resort' sandals Cushioned and contoured PS59, Hotter WONDER WEDGES Inspired by the designer catwalks, platforms and wedges are a more comfortable heel option, if you like a bit of height.