Definition Of wing


(in a bird) a modified forelimb that bears large feathers and is used for flying.

(in soccer, rugby, and other games) the part of the field close to the sidelines.

a group within a political party or other organization that holds particular views or has a particular function.

Sinn Fein, the political wing of the IRA

a lateral part or projection of an organ or structure.

a part of a large building, especially one that projects from the main part.

the maternity wing at South Cleveland Hospital

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Example Of wing

  • a little boning up puts you ahead of the job seekers who try to wing it

  • a little preparation puts you ahead of the job-seekers who try to wing it

  • a maternity wing

  • A rear wing and integrated rear diffuser have also been developed as part of a new rear end panel.

  • Among the many letters of support the library received after the bombing was an apology from Sinn Féin, the political wing of the IRA.

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