Synonyms of fillet


1. fillet, filet, beefsteak

usage: a boneless steak cut from the tenderloin of beef

2. fillet, filet, fish fillet, fish filet, piece, slice

usage: a longitudinal slice or boned side of a fish

3. lemniscus, fillet, sensory nerve, afferent nerve, afferent

usage: a bundle of sensory nerve fibers going to the thalamus

4. taenia, tenia, fillet, headband

usage: a narrow headband or strip of ribbon worn as a headband

5. fillet, stopping, fastener, fastening, holdfast, fixing

usage: fastener consisting of a narrow strip of welded metal used to join steel members


1. fillet, filet, decorate, adorn, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify

usage: decorate with a lace of geometric designs

2. fillet, filet, carve, cut up

usage: cut into filets; "filet the fish"

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