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Noun heel has 7 senses
  1. heel - the bottom of a shoe or boot; the back part of a shoe or boot that touches the ground
    --1 is a kind of
    bottom, underside, undersurface
    --1 is a part of footwear, footgear
    --1 has part: lift
    --1 has particulars:
     Cuban heel; French heel; spike heel, stiletto heel; stacked heel; wedge heel, wedge; wineglass heel
    Derived forms: verb heel3, verb heel2
  2. heel - the back part of the human foot
    --2 is a kind of
    skeletal structure
    --2 is a part of foot, human foot, pes
    --2 has parts: Achilles tendon, tendon of Achilles
    Derived forms: verb heel3, verb heel2
  3. cad, bounder, blackguard, dog, hound, heel - someone who is morally reprehensible; "you dirty dog"
    --3 is a kind of villain, scoundrel
    --3 has particulars: perisher
  4. heel - one of the crusty ends of a loaf of bread
    --4 is a kind of
    --4 is a part of loaf of bread, loaf
  5. heel - the lower end of a ship's mast
    --5 is a kind of
  6. heel - (golf) the part of the clubhead where it joins the shaft
    --6 is a kind of
    part, portion
    --6 is a part of golf-club head, club head, club-head, clubhead
    Derived form: verb heel4
  7. counter, heel - the piece of leather that fits the heel
    --7 is a kind of piece of leather
    --7 is a part of shoe
    Derived form: verb heel5
Verb heel has 5 senses
  1. list, heel - tilt to one side; "The balloon heeled over"; "the wind made the vessel heel"; "The ship listed to starboard"
    --1 is one way to lean, tilt, tip, slant, angle
    Sample sentences:
    Something is ----ing PP
    Somebody ----s PP
  2. heel - follow at the heels of a person
    --2 is one way to
    follow, travel along
    Derived forms: noun heel2, noun heel1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
  3. heel - perform with the heels; "heel that dance"
    --3 is one way to
    dance, trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe
    Derived forms: noun heel2, noun heel1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  4. heel - strike with the heel of the club; "heel a golf ball"
    --4 is one way to
    Derived form: noun heel6
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  5. heel, reheel - put a new heel on; "heel shoes"
    --5 is one way to repair, mend, fix, bushel, doctor, furbish up, restore, touch on
    Derived form: noun heel7
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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