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Definition 1: a narrow headband or strip of ribbon worn as a headband - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for fillet in the sense of this definition

(fillet is a kind of ...) a band worn around or over the head

"the earphones were held in place by a headband"

Definition 2: fastener consisting of a narrow strip of welded metal used to join steel members - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for fillet in the sense of this definition

(fillet is a kind of ...) restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place

Definition 3: a bundle of sensory nerve fibers going to the thalamus - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for fillet in the sense of this definition

(fillet is a kind of ...) a nerve that passes impulses from receptors toward or to the central nervous system

Definition 4: a boneless steak cut from the tenderloin of beef - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for fillet in the sense of this definition

(fillet is a kind of ...) a beef steak usually cooked by broiling

(... is a kind of fillet ) a very thick center cut of beef tenderloin

(... is a kind of fillet ) thick steak cut from the beef tenderloin

(... is a kind of fillet ) small steak cut from the thick end of a beef tenderloin

(... is part of fillet) beef loin muscle

Definition 5: a longitudinal slice or boned side of a fish - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for fillet in the sense of this definition

(fillet is a kind of ...) a serving that has been cut from a larger portion

"a piece of pie" "a slice of bread"

Definition 6: cut into filets - [verb of contact]

Samples where fillet or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • filet the fish

Synonyms for fillet in the sense of this definition

(fillet is a kind of ...) cut to pieces

"Father carved the ham"

(fillet belongs to category ...) the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

"cooking can be a great art" "people are needed who have experience in cookery" "he left the preparation of meals to his wife"

Definition 7: decorate with a lace of geometric designs - [verb of creation]

Synonyms for fillet in the sense of this definition

(fillet is a kind of ...) make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.

"Decorate the room for the party" "beautify yourself for the special day"

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