Thesaurus

keel

noun

Synonyms of keel

(Entry 1 of 2)

keel

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of keel (Entry 2 of 2)

as in drop, collapse

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for keel

Antonyms & Near Antonyms for keel

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About keel

Time Traveler for keel

Time Traveler

The first known use of keel was before the 12th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near keel

keeks

keel

keelboat

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Keel.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/keel. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on keel

Nglish: Translation of keel for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of keel for Arabic Speakers

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about keel

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!