Home  Reverse Dictionary  Customize  Browse Dictionaries   Help


OneLook



Jump to: General, Art, Business, Computing, Medicine, Miscellaneous, Religion, Science, Slang, Sports, Tech, Phrases 

We found 35 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word recoil:
Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "recoil" is defined.

General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. recoil: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. recoil: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. recoil: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. recoil: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. recoil: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. recoil, recoil: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Recoil, recoil: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. recoil: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Recoil: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. recoil: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. recoil: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. Recoil, recoil: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. recoil (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. recoil: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. recoil: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Recoil (G.I. Joe), Recoil (album), Recoil (band), Recoil (disambiguation), Recoil (magazine), Recoil (video game), Recoil, The Recoil: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Recoil: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. recoil: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. recoil: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. recoil: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. recoil: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. recoil: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. recoil: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. recoil: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. recoil: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. recoil: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. recoil: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. recoil: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. recoil: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. recoil: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. recoil: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Recoil: From Stargazers to Starships Glossary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Recoil: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Quick definitions from Macmillan (
)
American English Definition British English Definition

Provided by



Quick definitions from WordNet (recoil)

noun:  a movement back from an impact
noun:  the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired
verb:  spring back, as from a forceful thrust
verb:  draw back, as with fear or pain
verb:  spring back; spring away from an impact

Word origin

Words similar to recoil

Usage examples for recoil

Popular adjectives describing recoil

Words that often appear near recoil

Rhymes of recoil

Invented words related to recoil


Phrases that include recoil:   recoil operated, soft recoil system, recoil booster, recoil cylinder, compton recoil electrons, more...

Words similar to recoil:   flinch, wince, backlash, bounce, bound, cringe, funk, kick, quail, rebound, recoiled, recoiling, repercussion, ricochet, shrink, spring, squinch, kick back, take a hop, more...


Search for recoil on Google or Wikipedia


Search completed in 0.024 seconds.

Home  Reverse Dictionary  Customize  Browse Dictionaries  Privacy API    Help