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See definition of winging on Dictionary.com
  • as inflying
  • as inflight

synonyms for winging

  • aerial
  • floating
  • soaring
  • drifting
  • express
  • flapping
  • fleet
  • fluttering
  • gliding
  • hovering
  • mobile
  • streaming
  • waving
  • zooming
  • aeronautical
  • airborne
  • avian
  • mercurial
  • on the wing
  • speedy
  • volant
  • volar
  • volitant
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How to use winging in a sentence

This year, we’ll just need to keep such tailgating to a handful of distanced friends, like the times the skiers on staff at Outside would grill wings and sip reposado each spring during the Don’t Close Brah gathering at Ski Santa Fe.
HOW COVID-19 COULD ACTUALLY BE GOOD FOR SKIINGMARC PERUZZINOVEMBER 20, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Understanding the gliding biomechanics of colugos might help in the design of robotics and wing technology, Byrnes says.
ON A COOL NIGHT IN MALAYSIA, SCIENTISTS TRACK MYSTERIOUS COLUGOS ACROSS THE TREETOPSYAO-HUA LAWNOVEMBER 20, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
If Bogdanovic finds a different home, Milwaukee will need to reconsider its options and search for another starting-caliber wing.
NBA FREE AGENCY TRACKER (PLUS TRADES): WARRIORS ACQUIRE KELLY OUBRE; 76ERS TRADE AL HORFORD TO THUNDERBEN GOLLIVERNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Digna Strautmane and Emily Engstler, both versatile wings, and forward Maeva Djaldi-Tabdi are another year more experienced.
AFTER BEATING CANCER, THIS SYRACUSE POINT GUARD IS COMING FOR THE RECORD BOOKSHOWARD MEGDALNOVEMBER 17, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
In cities, some species of birds have evolved shorter wings, which help them dodge traffic.
SCIENTISTS SAY: EVOLUTIONBETHANY BROOKSHIRENOVEMBER 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Oh, we’re making memes about chicken wings like we’ve done for the last two years.
MEET THE PROFESSIONAL MEMERSLUKE WINKIENOVEMBER 11, 2020VOX
Humans can only hear an owl take wing if they’re around three feet away or closer.
DELIVERY DRONES COULD DRIVE US BATTY—UNLESS THEY TAKE SOME SONIC CUES FROM OWLSPOPSCI STAFFNOVEMBER 10, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Yet when it finally emerged from the nest cavity, shaking the dirt off its wings, it also shook off that friendly impulse for the rest of its life.
THREE LOVE STORIES ABOUT BIRDS THAT WILL DELIGHT YOUR HEARTLAURA ERICKSONNOVEMBER 6, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The concept for the trail sprang from the 20-foot-high butterfly wings that Kelsey Montague painted in Nashville in 2016, as part of her international What Lifts You campaign.
IN DELAWARE, A NEW INSTAGRAM-FRIENDLY DRIVING TRAIL SPOTLIGHTS LOCAL ARTISTS AND SITESANDREA SACHSNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
For slower but more agile flight, the speed decreases to 9 mph, with the tail and wings extended.
THIS ROBOTIC HAWK CAN SHAPE-SHIFT AS IT FLIESROB VERGEROCTOBER 28, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
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WORDS RELATED TO WINGING

  • aerial navigation
  • aeronautics
  • arrival
  • aviation
  • avigation
  • departure
  • gliding
  • hop
  • jump
  • mounting
  • navigation
  • shuttle
  • soaring
  • takeoff
  • transport
  • trip
  • volitation
  • voyage
  • winging
  • aerial
  • aeronautical
  • airborne
  • avian
  • drifting
  • express
  • flapping
  • fleet
  • floating
  • fluttering
  • gliding
  • hovering
  • mercurial
  • mobile
  • on the wing
  • soaring
  • speedy
  • streaming
  • volant
  • volar
  • volitant
  • waving
  • winging
  • zooming
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.