Synonyms of wing
1 organ of flight • The bird flapped its wings furiously.
organ of flight
2 annexeDictionary • We were given an office in the empty west wing of the building.
annexe • They are planning to set up a museum in an annexe to the theatre.
part • He works in a different part of the company.
side • the right side of your face
section • She was in the dairy section of the supermarket.
extension • the new extension to London's National Gallery
3 factionDictionary • the liberal wing of the Democratic party
faction • A peace agreement will be signed by the leaders of the country's warring factions.
grouping • There were two main political groupings pressing for independence.
group • a radical group within the Communist Party
set • the popular watering hole for the literary set
side • Both sides appealed for a new ceasefire.
arm • the research arm of Congress
camp • The Republican camp is solidly in favour of capital punishment.
branch • The local branch is handling the accounts.
circle • a small circle of friends
lobby • Agricultural interests are some of the most powerful lobbies there.
caucus • the Black Caucus of minority congressmen
clique • The country is run by a small clique of wealthy families.
coterie • The songs he recorded were written by a small coterie of dedicated writers.
cabal • He had been chosen by a cabal of fellow senators.
1 flyDictionary • Several birds broke cover and went winging over the lake.
fly • The bird flew away.
soar • Buzzards soar overhead at a great height.
glide • the albatross which glides effortlessly behind the yacht
2 hurryDictionary • He was soon winging his way home to rejoin his family.
hurry • the President's attempt to hurry the process of independence
fly • I flew downstairs.
race • They raced away out of sight.
speed • The engine noise rises only slightly as I speed along.
streak • A meteorite streaked across the sky.
zoom • A police car zoomed by.
hasten • He hastened along the landing to her room.
hurtle • A pretty young girl came hurtling down the stairs.
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• They are planning to set up a museum in an annexe to the theatre.
armAn arm of an organization is a section of it that operates in a particular country or that deals with a particular activity.
• the research arm of Congress
branchA branch of a business or other organization is one of the offices, shops, or groups which belong to it and which are located in different places.
• The local branch is handling the accounts.
Thesaurus for wing from the Collins English Thesaurus
either of the modified forelimbs of a bird that are covered with large feathers and specialized for flight in most species