Wing

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Definition

a wing: a movable organ or object used for flying; birds, insects and airplanes have two wings
noun
the penguin has wings, but it can't fly
the plane's wing broke as it fell into the sea

In the figurative sense:

a left-wing candidate a liberal candidate
a right-wing newspaper a conservative newspaper

Examples

  • "The solar panels are mounted on the wings."
  • "Her heavenly wings reached out from the TV and stole my heart."
  • "No pigeons were harmed in the making of this film, although there are those who say they're pests, rats with wings."
  • "1 x bucket chicken wings"
  • "Sorry about the barbecue sauce on her wings."

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