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heels

noun
plural of heel

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a person whose behavior is offensive to others
  • felt like a heel when she found out that she'd blamed the wrong person

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heels

verb
present tense third-person singular of heel

Synonyms & Antonyms of heels (Entry 2 of 2)

to set or cause to be at an angle
  • the strong gust heeled the sailboat almost to the point of capsizing, but we managed to right it

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“Heels.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/heels. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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