Definition of Heels

1. Noun. (plural of heel) ¹



2. Noun. High-heeled shoes. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Heels

1. heel [v] - See also: heel

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Heels

heelflip
heelies
heeling
heeling over
heelings
heelless
heelpiece
heelpieces
heelplate
heelplates
heelpost
heelposts
heelprint
heelprints
heelproof
heels (current term)
heels over
heels over head
heelside
heelspur
heeltap
heeltapped
heeltapping
heeltaps
heep
heeps
heerd
heere
heered
heerefore

Literary usage of Heels

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1. The woman in white by Wilkie Collins (1871)
"If Mr. Hartright returns to England, hold no communication with him. l walk, on a path of my own ; and Percival follows at my heels. ..."

2. The Works of Thomas Carlyle by Thomas Carlyle, Henry Duff Traill (1898)
"... European Diplomacies heels-over-head To expectant mankind, especially to Vienna and Versailles, this Britannic-Prussian Treaty was a great surprise. ..."

3. History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, called Frederick the Great: in ten vol by Thomas Carlyle (1864)
"... or tumble heels-over-head in the Political relations of Europe altogether, which ensued thereupon; miraculous, almost as the Earthquake at Lisbon, ..."

4. History of Friedrich II, of Prussia: Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1900)
"... European Diplomacies heels-over-head To expectant mankind, especially to Vienna and Versailles, this Britannic-Prussian Treaty was a great surprise. ..."

5. History of Friedrich II of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1864)
"... Counter-Treaty going on at Versailles, in the Interim; which hereupon starts out, and tumbles the wholly astonished European Diplomacies heels-overhead. ..."

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