What does wings mean?

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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

Wiktionary

  1. wings(Noun)

    The unseen area each side of a stage.

  2. wings(Noun)

    The insignia of a qualified pilot or aircrew member.

Freebase

  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.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on July 30, 2016  

Suggested Resources

  1. wings

    Song lyrics by wings -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by wings on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

Numerology

  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

Examples of wings in a Sentence

  1. Roger Allers:

    My words are my wings.

  2. Larry Lee:

    I left my wings in the trees.

  3. French Proverb:

    There is no flying without wings.

  4. Pam Brown, 1928:

    Horses lend us the wings we lack.

  5. Scott Kennedy:

    HNA had its wings massively clipped.

Images & Illustrations of wings

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