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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. foil: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. foil, foil, foil, foil: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. foil, foil, foil: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. foil: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. foil: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. foil, foil: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Foil, foil: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. foil: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. FOIL: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. foil: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. foil: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. foil: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. foil: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. foil: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. foil (n.), foil (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. foil: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. foil: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Foil (architecture), Foil (chemistry), Foil (disambiguation), Foil (fencing), Foil (fluid mechanics), Foil (literature), Foil (metal), Foil (song), Foil: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Foil: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. foil: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. foil: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. foil: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. foil: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Foil: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  25. Foil: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  26. foil: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. foil: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. foil: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. Foil, foil: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. foil: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  31. foil: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. foil: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Foil: An Illustrated Dictionary of Jewelry [home, info]
  3. Foil: English-Chinese Dictionary of Graphic Communications (Big 5) [home, info]
  4. Foil: Glossary: Gothic Art and Architecture [home, info]
  5. FOIL: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]
  6. Foil: Natural Magick [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Foil: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. foil: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. foil: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. FOIL: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. foil: Encyclopedia [home, info]

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

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. FOIL: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. FOIL: AbbreviationZ [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. foil: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]
  2. FOIL: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Foil: Street Terms: Drugs and the Drug Trade [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. foil: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  2. Foil: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. foil: Book Binding [home, info]
  2. FOIL: Metal Terminology [home, info]
  3. Foil: Fabric Glossary [home, info]
  4. Foil: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  5. foil: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  6. Foil: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (foil)

noun:  a light slender flexible sword tipped by a button
noun:  a piece of thin and flexible sheet metal ("The photographic film was wrapped in foil")
noun:  picture consisting of a positive photograph or drawing on a transparent base; viewed with a projector
noun:  anything that serves by contrast to call attention to another thing's good qualities ("Pretty girls like plain friends as foils")
noun:  a device consisting of a flat or curved piece (as a metal plate) so that its surface reacts to the water it is passing through ("The fins of a fish act as hydrofoils")
verb:  enhance by contrast ("In this picture, the figures are foiled against the background")
verb:  cover or back with foil ("Foil mirrors")
verb:  hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of ("Foil your opponent")
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #26595)

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Phrases that include foil:   tin foil, platinum foil, brass foil, foil assistant, foil cylinder, more...

Words similar to foil:   frustrate, baffle, bilk, cross, foiled, foiling, queer, scotch, spoil, thwart, transparency, epee, more...


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