Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / tailing
FEEDBACK

tailing

See definition of tailing on Dictionary.com

synonyms for tailing

  • hound
  • stalk
  • dog
  • eye
  • pursue
  • shadow
  • tag
  • track
  • trail
  • bedog
  • keep an eye on
See also synonyms for: tailings
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for tailing

MOST RELEVANT
  • run away
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING tailing

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Get Perfecto On These Words Stemming From Spanish!
START THE QUIZ

How to use tailing in a sentence

The trail climbs over reclaimed mine tailings, now grass-covered hills, and past an old mine building.
ASPEN’S OTHER MILLION-DOLLAR ASSET: CYCLINGRACHEL WALKERSEPTEMBER 30, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Starting in the late ’80s, the company used soil to place a temporary cover over the tailings.
ONCE THE URANIUM CAPITAL OF THE WORLD, MOAB, UTAH, WANTS TO UNLOAD ITS RADIOACTIVE LEGACYSARAH SCOLESSEPTEMBER 9, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
There, trucks take tailings from the train to the disposal cell, an excavated area that, once finished, will be a mile long and nearly half a mile wide.
ONCE THE URANIUM CAPITAL OF THE WORLD, MOAB, UTAH, WANTS TO UNLOAD ITS RADIOACTIVE LEGACYSARAH SCOLESSEPTEMBER 9, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
In addition to being powered by renewable energy, CTR says the project uses a closed-loop direct extraction process that returns spent brine to its underground source and leaves no production tailings, a kind of waste reside from mining.
GM IS INVESTING IN A CALIFORNIA LITHIUM EXTRACTION PROJECTARIA ALAMALHODAEIJULY 2, 2021TECHCRUNCH
Ultimately, mine tailings on their own won’t get us very far.
ASBESTOS COULD BE A POWERFUL WEAPON AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE (YOU READ THAT RIGHT)JAMES TEMPLEOCTOBER 6, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
“If we can come up with a recipe on all these different tailings, the opportunities could explode,” Wilcox says.
ASBESTOS COULD BE A POWERFUL WEAPON AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE (YOU READ THAT RIGHT)JAMES TEMPLEOCTOBER 6, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Tall trees on the lee side of it called for plenty of energetic side-slipping and fish-tailing.
THE FLYING REPORTERLEWIS E. (LEWIS EDWIN) THEISS
Jimmy knew he was overshooting too much to dare attempt to kill his surplus speed by fish-tailing.
THE FLYING REPORTERLEWIS E. (LEWIS EDWIN) THEISS
But the mysterious stranger was too quick for him, and when Tailing leapt to his feet he was alone.
THE DAFFODIL MYSTERYEDGAR WALLACE
A grassy glade slopes down to the bank, tailing away inland into a path something like a “ride” in an English game covert.
FORGING THE BLADESBERTRAM MITFORD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO TAILING

  • at the end
  • farthest
  • furthest
  • hindermost
  • hindmost
  • last
  • lattermost
  • rearmost
  • remotest
  • tailing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.