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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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Synonyms for heel

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

References in periodicals archive ?
Heeling Sports is also putting back together the core of the popular "Team Soap" based in California.
Dallas-based Heeling Sports Limited burst onto the skate scene in late 2000 with the wildly successful Heelys skate-shoes, the patented wheel-in-the-heel shoe which gave rise to the sport of "heeling.
Heeling Sports sent a "cease and desist" letter to Skechers in February 2002, noting that the Skechers product would violate the pending patent when issued.
Patent Office revealed it would grant Heeling Sports its patent, Skechers notified its retailers that it was ceasing all shipments, canceling all open orders and refusing to accept any new orders for its skate shoes with wheels in the heel.
This indicates that Heelys skates and the sport of heeling are truly unique and deserve patent protection," said Heelys inventor Roger Adams, who founded Heeling Sports and serves as its president.