(noun, adjective, verb, adverb)


1. (of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering

Similar word(s): inhumane, barbarous, brutal, cruel, roughshod, savage, vicious

Sentences with fell as an adjective:

- one fell swoop


1. Sharply; fiercely.


1. the dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal)

Similar word(s): hide

Definition categories: substance

2. seam made by turning under or folding together and stitching the seamed materials to avoid rough edges

Definition categories: man–made, seam

3. the act of felling something (as a tree)

Definition categories: act, kill, killing


1. cause to fall by or as if by delivering a blow

Similar word(s): drop

Definition categories: contact, cut

2. pass away rapidly

Similar word(s): fly, vanish

Definition categories: motion, elapse, lapse, pass

3. sew a seam by folding the edges

Definition categories: contact, sew, stitch