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synonyms for fell

  • drop
  • flatten
  • raze
  • shoot
  • shoot down
  • slash
  • tumble
  • cleave
  • cut
  • dash
  • demolish
  • down
  • floor
  • gash
  • ground
  • hack
  • hew
  • level
  • mangle
  • prostrate
  • rive
  • sever
  • split
  • sunder
  • blow down
  • bowl over
  • bring down
  • cause to fall
  • cut down
  • knock down
  • knock over
  • lay low
  • mow down
  • pull down
  • strike down
  • throw down
See also synonyms for: felled / felling

antonyms for fell

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  • raise
  • aid
  • assist
  • build
  • combine
  • construct
  • help
  • join
  • unite
  • erect
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How to use fell in a sentence

In January 2019, Joshua Tree National Park temporarily closed as some visitors had reportedly been felling Joshua trees and making new roads through the park, The Washington Post reported.
A COUPLE BULLDOZED 36 JOSHUA TREES TO BUILD A HOME. NOW THEY FACE AN $18,000 FINE.JULIAN MARKJULY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The latest data, for April, showed the area of trees felled remained at record monthly rates.
BRAZIL'S CONTROVERSIAL ENVIRONMENT MINISTER HAS QUIT. WHAT DOES IT MEAN FOR THE AMAZON?CIARA NUGENTJUNE 24, 2021TIME
With the Weber grill pan, you can scoop items together in one fell swoop, saving time, energy, and ultimately, asparagus.
GRILL SEAFOOD AND VEGGIES WITH EASE WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM WEBERHANNAH SELINGERJUNE 7, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Private landowners account for the vast majority of trees felled in the United States.
WILDFIRES ARE GETTING WORSE, SO WHY IS THE U.S. STILL BUILDING HOMES WITH WOOD?ALANA SEMUELSJUNE 2, 2021TIME
She understood that communities like hers had to make a living from the forest, and that meant felling trees.
A SCIENTIST’S CAREER IN COMMUNION WITH TREESKATE BROWNMAY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Even as the crisis started to abate, the ease with which a critical artery of America’s transportation system was felled by a common online attack prompted a soul-searching among national leaders and cybersecurity experts.
AS COLONIAL PIPELINE RECOVERS FROM CYBERATTACK, LEADERS POINT TO A ‘WAKE-UP CALL’ FOR U.S. ENERGY INFRASTRUCTUREAARON GREGG, SEAN SULLIVAN, STEPHANIE HUNTMAY 13, 2021WASHINGTON POST
For several years, whenever he turned right out of his driveway, Brack watched as the company felled trees and dug deep into the red Georgia clay to build a pit for all the ash left over from burning mountains of coal.
THE COAL PLANT NEXT DOORBY MAX BLAU FOR GEORGIA HEALTH NEWSMARCH 22, 2021PROPUBLICA
The Zulu dynasty has almost been felled numerous times by trials, trysts and tragedies, but has stood steady through the centuries.
SOUTH AFRICA’S NEXT ZULU KING WILL HAVE TO MODERNIZE THE MONARCHYNORMA YOUNGMARCH 19, 2021QUARTZ
Sustainable sawmills are often more invested in preserving natural-forest areas and supporting urban-renewal projects, and they can turn felled trees into high-quality pieces you won’t find at Home Depot.
HOW TO BUILD A GREEN VANLAUREN MATISONMARCH 11, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Players and staff were also missing from the roster as they were felled by the flu.
THIS YEAR'S WORLD SERIES ISN'T THE FIRST PLAYED DURING A PANDEMIC. HERE'S WHAT HAPPENED TO BASEBALL IN 1918MELISSA AUGUSTOCTOBER 23, 2020TIME
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WORDS RELATED TO FELL

  • chop
  • cut
  • cut down
  • fell
  • hew
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.