What does WINGS mean?

Definitions for WINGS

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wings(noun)

    a means of flight or ascent

    "necessity lends wings to inspiration"

  2. wings(noun)

    stylized bird wings worn as an insignia by qualified pilots or air crew members


  1. wings(Noun)

    The unseen area each side of a stage.

  2. wings(Noun)

    The insignia of a qualified pilot or aircrew member.


  1. Wings

    Wings were an English rock band formed in 1971 by Paul McCartney with his wife Linda McCartney, session drummer Denny Seiwell and former Moody Blues guitarist Denny Laine. Wings were noted for frequent personnel changes as well as commercial success, going through three lead guitarists and four drummers. However, the core trio of the McCartneys and Laine remained intact throughout the group's tenure.

Editors Contribution

  1. wings

    Plural noun of the word wing.

    A bird has two wings and uses them both each time he flies.

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'WINGS' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3902


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of WINGS in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of WINGS in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Johann von Goethe:

    Love and desire are the spirit's wings to great deeds.

  2. Vikrant Parsai:

    Money has wings but you have to cut your wings to prevent it from flying.

  3. Alexander Gauland:

    We believe there should be two wings to this party reflected in the leadership.

  4. Amit Ray:

    Education is unfolding the wings of head and heart together. A true teacher pushes the students out of the nest to strengthen the wings.

  5. George Gordon Byron:

    For the Angel of Death spread his wings on the blast,And breathed in the face of the foe as he pass'dAnd the eyes of the sleepers wax'd deadly and chill,And their hearts but once heaved, and for ever grew still

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