What is another word for keel?

272 synonyms found


[ kˈiːl], [ kˈiːl], [ k_ˈiː_l]

Synonyms for Keel:

How to use "Keel" in context?

The keel is the foundation of a boat or ship. It is the primary component of a hull, and helps the vessel resist being pushed around by the water. The boat or ship's weight rests on the keel, and it must be sturdy enough to support the load. Most boats have two or more decks above the keel, which provides extra strength.

Paraphrases for Keel:

Paraphrases are highlighted according to their relevancy:
- highest relevancy
- medium relevancy
- lowest relevancy
  • Independent

Homophones for Keel:

  • kiehl, keal, kheel, keil, keele, Kiel.

Holonyms for Keel:

Hypernym for Keel:

Hyponym for Keel:

Meronym for Keel:

Word of the Day

boozify, check a parameter.