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Definitions and Synonyms of drogue | Another word for drogue | What is drogue?

Definition 1: a parachute used to decelerate an object that is moving rapidly - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for drogue in the sense of this definition

(drogue is a kind of ...) rescue equipment consisting of a device that fills with air and retards your fall

Definition 2: restraint consisting of a canvas covered frame that floats behind a vessel; prevents drifting or maintains the heading into a wind - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for drogue in the sense of this definition

(drogue is a kind of ...) a device that retards something's motion

"the car did not have proper restraints fitted"

(... is part of drogue) a vessel that carries passengers or freight

Definition 3: a truncated cloth cone mounted on a mast; used (e.g., at airports) to show the direction of the wind - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for drogue in the sense of this definition

(drogue is a kind of ...) a signal that involves visual communication

Definition 4: a funnel-shaped device towed as a target by an airplane - [noun denoting communication]

(drogue is a kind of ...) a reference point to shoot at

"his arrow hit the mark"

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