Definitions and translations for "wing"

Definition of wing

1. An appendage of an animal's (bird, bat, insect) body that enables it to fly; a similar fin at the side of a ray or similar fish
2. Human arm.
3. Part of an airplane that produces the lift for rising into the air.
4. One of the large pectoral fins of a flying fish.
5. One of the broad, thin, anterior lobes of the foot of a pteropod, used as an organ in swimming.
6. Any membranaceous expansion, such as that along the sides of certain stems, or of a fruit of the kind called samara.
7. Either of the two side petals of a papilionaceous flower.
8. A side shoot of a tree or plant; a branch growing up by the side of another.
9. Passage by flying; flight.
To take wing
10. Motive or instrument of flight; means of flight or of rapid motion.
11. A part of something that is lesser in size than the main body, such as an extension from the main building.
12. Anything that agitates the air as a wing does, or is put in winglike motion by the action of the air, such as a fan or vane for winnowing grain, the vane or sail of a windmill, etc.
13. An ornament worn on the shoulder; a small epaulet or shoulder knot.
14. A fraction of a political movement. Usually implies a position apart from the mainstream center position.
15. An organizational grouping in a military aviation service:
1. British A unit of command consisting of two or more squadrons and itself being a sub-unit of a group or station.
2. US A larger formation of two or more groups, which in turn control two or more squadrons.
16. A panel of a car which encloses the wheel area, especially the front wheels.
17. A platform on either side of the bridge of a vessel, normally found in pairs.
18. That part of the hold or orlop of a vessel which is nearest the sides. In a fleet, one of the extremities when the ships are drawn up in line, or when forming the two sides of a triangle.
19. A position in several field games on either side of the field.
20. A player occupying such a position, also called a winger
21. A flattened extension of a tridimensional plant organ.
22. A háček.
23. One of the unseen areass on the side of the stage in a theatre.
24. The insignia of a qualified pilot or aircrew member.
25. To injure slightly (as with a gunshot), especially in the arm.
26. To fly.
27. To add a wing (extra part) to.
28. To act or speak extemporaneously; to improvise; to wing it.
29. To throw.
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English - English - wing

n. animal's limb used for flying; anything resembling a wing in appearance or function; unit in the Air Force that between a group and a division in size; part of a building; faction, subsidiary; side of a stage; arm (Slang)
v. cross swiftly (as if by flight), fly; cause to fly; grow wings; supply with wings; wound on the arm or wing

English - Spanish - wing

s. ala, costado, costera, flanco; extensión, anexo, rama; aleta
v. pasar volando sobre

English - French - wing

n. aile (d'oiseau, d'insecte); (d'un avion); (d'un bâtiment); (d'une voiture); la coulisse; bras (argot)
v. frapper ou blesser à l'aile; improviser; voler vers; prendre l'avion

English - German - wing

n. Flügel (Ornithologie); Klavier; Abteilung; Tragfläche (Flugzeug); Flügel (Sport, Architektur); Pilotenabzeichen; Fliegerabzeichen, Kotflügel
v. durchfliegen, fliegen; beflügeln, beschwingen, beschleunigen; flügeln, flügellahm schießen; treffen (einen Vogel); verwunden

English - Indonesian - wing

n. sayap, kepak, layar, sisi panggung
v. terbang dgn cepat sekali, sayap: mengenai sayap

English - Italian - wing

s. (Zool, Aer, Sport, Mil, Arch, Bot) ala; (Aer; mil) aerobrigata; poggiatesta, appoggiatesta; battente; pala; (Aut) parafango; fianco, lato
v. munire di ali, mettere le ali a; (fig) mettere le ali ai piedi a; attraversare in volo, attraversare volando; ferire all'ala; (Mar) spostare verso le murate

English - Polish - wing

n. skrzydło, dywizjon, flanka, płat, aneks, błotnik auta
v. szybować, lecieć

English - Portuguese - wing

s. asa; ala; flanco; vôo; bastidor; facção; esquadra; amparo; lado; braço (gíria)
v. transportar sobre asas, voar; levantar vôo; atravessar voando; dar asas; tornar apto para voar; ferir na asa; viajar de avião

English - Romanian - wing

n. aripă, aripioară, braţ de ochelari, paletă de ventilator, zbor {fig.}, canat {constr.}, batant {constr.}, flanc, coastă, brigadă de aviaţie, regiment de aviaţie, escadrilă, culise la teatru, emblemă de aviator
v. accelera, grăbi, împăna o săgeată, înaripa, zbura prin, străbate în zbor, răni la aripă
a. aripat

English - Russian - wing

с. крыло; фланг; флигель, крыло дома; крайний нападающий; эскадрилья, авиакрыло
г. снабжать крыльями; подгонять, ускорять; лететь

English - Turkish - wing

f. kanat takmak, hızlandırmak, kanatlanmak, uçmak, uçarak geçmek, kanadını yaralamak, kolundan yaralamak
i. kanat, burun kanadı, ek bina, uçma, uçuşan şey, sıvışma, kol, çamurluk, hava filosu

English - Ukrainian - wing

n. крило, фланг, флігель, угруповання, стулка, крилатка, нападаючий гравець, авіабригада, філіал, куліса, лаштунка
v. прилаштовувати крила, окрилювати, летіти, крило: поранити в крило

English - Dutch - wing

zn. vleugel (v.e. vogel); vleugel (bij luchtmacht); afdeling; gedeelte v .h. toneel; arm (i.d. spreektaal)
ww. de lucht doorklieven (vogel); van vleugels voorzien; vleugelen doen aanschieten, bevleugelen

English - Greek - wing

ουσ. πτέρυξ, φτερό, φτερουύα, κέρατο
ρήμ. πτερώνω, κάνω πτερά, ίπταμαι, πετώ

English - Arabic - wing

‏جناح، طيران، شىء كالجناح شكلا، ذراع الإنسان، منطقة نائية، الجناح من مبنى، الجناح‏
‏جرح، جنح، طار، إخترق مستعينا بأجنحة، سقط طائرة، سدد الضربات، شق طريق بالطيران، ساعده على الطيران‏

English - Chinese - wing

(名) 翅, 翼, 翅膀
(动) 飞, 飞行; 装以翼, 使飞, 飞过

English - Chinese - wing

(名) 翅, 翼, 翅膀
(動) 飛, 飛行; 裝以翼, 使飛, 飛過

English - Hindi - wing

n. पक्ष, पंख, वाज

English - Japanese - wing

(動) 飛ぶ(飛行機で); 翼をつける; 飛ばす; 傷つける
(名) 翼; 羽; たもと; そで; 党派

English - Korean - wing

명. 날개; 각종 날개모양이나 날개 역할을 하는 것; 공군의 소대 단위; 건물의 일부; 당파; 무대의 측면; 팔(속어)
동. 날개를 달다, 날 수 있게 하다, 날다, ...의 날개에 상처를 내다, ...의 팔에 상처를 내다, 퇴를 달다, 날아가다

English - Vietnamese - wing

n. cánh chim
n. cánh, chái nhà, mạn tàu
v. tra cánh vào

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Synonyms for wing
1. annex: addendum, attachment, extremity, adjunct, addition, ell
2. appendage for flying: pinion, sail, fin
3. fly: glide, soar
Verb forms for wing
Present participle: winging
Present: wing (3.person: wings)
Past: winged
Future: will wing
Present conditional: would wing
Present Perfect: have winged (3.person: has winged)
Past Perfect: had winged
Future Perfect: will have winged
Past conditional: would have winged