F f


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fil-it; usually fi-ley for 1, 10]
    • /ˈfɪl ɪt; usually fɪˈleɪ for 1, 10 /
    • /ˈfɪl.ɪt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fil-it; usually fi-ley for 1, 10]
    • /ˈfɪl ɪt; usually fɪˈleɪ for 1, 10 /

Definitions of filleted word

  • noun filleted Cookery. a boneless cut or slice of meat or fish, especially the beef tenderloin. a piece of veal or other meat boned, rolled, and tied for roasting. 1
  • noun filleted a narrow band of ribbon or the like worn around the head, usually as an ornament; headband. 1
  • noun filleted any narrow strip, as wood or metal. 1
  • noun filleted a strip of any material used for binding. 1
  • noun filleted Bookbinding. a decorative line impressed on a book cover, usually at the top and bottom of the back. a rolling tool for impressing such lines. 1
  • noun filleted Architecture. Also called list. a narrow flat molding or area, raised or sunk between larger moldings or areas. a narrow portion of the surface of a column left between adjoining flutes. 1

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Origin of filleted

First appearance:

before 1300
One of the 15% oldest English words
1300-50; Middle English filet < Anglo-French, Middle French, equivalent to fil thread + -et -et

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Parts of speech for Filleted


filleted popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 83% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 55% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

filleted usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for filleted

verb filleted

  • boned — having had the bones removed from it
  • cleaned — free from dirt; unsoiled; unstained: She bathed and put on a clean dress.
  • prepared — properly expectant, organized, or equipped; ready: prepared for a hurricane.
  • gutted — the alimentary canal, especially between the pylorus and the anus, or some portion of it. Compare foregut, midgut, hindgut.
  • scaled — noting armor having imbricated metal plates sewn to a flexible backing.

noun filleted

  • banded — If something is banded, it has one or more bands on it, often of a different colour which contrasts with the main colour.
  • crowned — characterized by or having a crown (often used in combination): a crowned signet ring; a low-crowned fedora.
  • garlanded — a wreath or festoon of flowers, leaves, or other material, worn for ornament or as an honor or hung on something as a decoration: A garland of laurel was placed on the winner's head.
  • ridged — a long, narrow elevation of land; a chain of hills or mountains.
  • stripped — having had a covering, clothing, equipment, or furnishings removed: trees stripped of their leaves by the storm; a stripped bed ready for clean sheets.

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