What is a antonym for propeller?

Antonyms. unscrew rotor. propellor. propeller (English) -er (English)

What is the synonym of propellers?

paddle. nounitem used for propelling object. oar. paddlewheel. pole.

What is the antonym for?

an·​to·​nym ˈan-tə-ˌnim. : a word of opposite meaning. “Hot” and “cold” are antonyms.

What means propeller?

Definition of propeller

: one that propels especially : a device that consists of a central hub with radiating blades placed and twisted so that each forms part of a helical surface and that is used to propel a vehicle (such as a ship or airplane)

What is a ships propeller called?

A propeller (colloquially often called a screw if on a ship or an airscrew if on an aircraft) is a device with a rotating hub and radiating blades that are set at a pitch to form a helical spiral which, when rotated, exerts linear thrust upon a working fluid such as water or air.

What is the root word of propellers?

Entries linking to propeller

mid-15c., propellen, “to drive away, expel,” from Latin propellere “push forward, drive forward, drive forth; move, impel,” from pro “forward” (see pro-) + pellere “to push, drive” (from PIE root.

What is a propeller on a boat?

A propeller is a rotating fan-like structure that is used to propel the ship by using the power generated and transmitted by the main engine of the ship.

What is the propeller of plane?

Description. An aircraft propeller is an aerodynamic device which converts rotational energy into propulsive force creating thrust which is approximately perpendicular to its plane of rotation. The rotational energy can be produced by a piston or gas turbine engine or, in limited applications, by an electric motor.

What is the synonym of turbine?

What is another word for turbine?

What is another name for blade?

  • knife.
  • sword.
  • brand.
  • cutlass.
  • edge.
  • shank.
  • épée.

What is a synonym for Catalyst?

impetus, incentive, motivation, stimulant, adjuvant, agitator, enzyme, goad, impulse, incendiary, incitation, incitement, reactant, reactionary, spur, synergist, spark plug.

What is a airscrew?

Definitions of airscrew. a propeller that rotates to push against air. synonyms: airplane propeller, prop. type of: propeller, propellor. a mechanical device that rotates to push against air or water.

What is the opposite of blade?

What is the opposite of blade?
blunt edgedull edge
unsharpened edgeworn edge

What word rhymes with blade?

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What is the antonym of Blaze?

What is the opposite of blaze?

What is a another word for spear?

halberd. (also halbert), harpoon, leister, trident.

What is the opposite of techno?

Once you understand techno, phobe, and phile, it is easy to guess that a technophobe is someone who is afraid of using technology (usually computers and other digital devices), and a technophile is the opposite, someone who loves technology (again, usually digital devices).

What is slang for knife?

A shiv is a slang term for a knife, especially a switchblade.

What is a small dagger called?

The crossword clue Small dagger with 8 letters was last seen on the November 22, 2019. We think the likely answer to this clue is STILETTO.