Synonyms of fanned


1. fan, strike out

usage: strike out (a batter), (of a pitcher)

2. fan, intensify, compound, heighten, deepen

usage: make (an emotion) fiercer; "fan hatred"

3. fan, shake, agitate

usage: agitate the air

4. winnow, fan, sift, sieve, strain

usage: separate the chaff from by using air currents; "She stood there winnowing chaff all day in the field"


1. fanned, spread-out(prenominal), distributed (vs. concentrated)

usage: especially spread in a fan shape; "the peacock's fanned tail"; "the spread-out cards"

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