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Another word for fan

  1. To move or arrange so as to cover a larger area.

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  1. One who ardently admires

  2. A person who is ardently devoted to a particular subject or activity

      1. An indehiscent fruit having a single seed enclosed in a hard shell, such as an acorn or hazelnut.
      2. The usually edible seed of such a fruit.
      3. Any of various other usually edible seeds enclosed in a hard covering such as a seed coat or the stone of a drupe, as in a pine nut, peanut, almond, or walnut.
      1. A thing or occurrence that is markedly unusual or irregular:
      2. An abnormally formed organism, especially one regarded as a curiosity.
      3. A sudden capricious turn of mind; a whim:
      1. An evil spirit; a demon.
      2. The Devil; Satan.
      3. A diabolically evil or wicked person.
      1. A soft, thick, undyed leather made chiefly from the skins of buffalo, elk, or oxen.
      2. A military uniform coat made of such leather.
      3. A pale, light, or moderate yellowish pink to yellow, including moderate orange-yellow to light yellowish brown.
      1. One who is zealous, especially excessively so.
      2. A fanatically committed person.
      3. A member of a Jewish movement of the first century ad that fought against Roman rule in Palestine as incompatible with strict monotheism.
      1. A psychotic or otherwise mentally ill person who exhibits violent or bizarre behavior. Not used in psychiatric diagnosis.
      2. A person who has an excessive enthusiasm or desire for something:
      3. A person who acts in a wildly irresponsible way:
      1. A person marked or motivated by an extreme, unreasoning enthusiasm, as for a cause.
      2. Fanatical.
      1. One who is filled with enthusiasm; one who is ardently absorbed in an interest or pursuit:
      2. A zealot; a fanatic.
      1. One who is ardently devoted to something; an enthusiast or advocate:
      2. An ardent or fanatical adherent of a religion.
      1. An insect having mouthparts used for piercing and sucking, such as an aphid, a bedbug, or a stinkbug.
      2. An insect of any kind, such as a cockroach or a ladybug.
      3. A small invertebrate with many legs, such as a spider or a centipede.
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Another word for fan

  1. An instrument for creating currents of air

  2. Anything having the shape of a fan

      1. The fourth letter of the Greek alphabet.
      2. An object shaped like a triangle.
      3. A usually triangular alluvial deposit at the mouth of a river.
      1. The plane figure formed by connecting three points not in a straight line by straight line segments; a three-sided polygon.
      2. Something shaped like such a figure:
      3. Any of various flat, three-sided drawing and drafting guides, used especially to draw straight lines at specific angles.
      1. A solid figure with a polygonal base and triangular faces that meet at a common point.
      2. Something shaped like this polyhedron.
      3. A massive monument of ancient Egypt having a rectangular base and four triangular faces culminating in a single apex, built over or around a crypt or tomb.
      1. The surface of the front of the head from the top of the forehead to the base of the chin and from ear to ear.
      2. A person:
      3. A person's countenance:
      1. One of several components; a piece.
      2. A subdivision of a written work.
      3. A distinct portion or provision of a legal code or set of laws, often establishing a particular legal requirement:
      1. A part or division, as of a city or a national economy:
      2. The portion of a circle bounded by two radii and the included arc.
      3. A measuring instrument consisting of two graduated arms hinged together at one end.
      1. The flat cutting part of a sharpened weapon or tool.
      2. A sword.
      3. A swordsman.
      1. A surface containing all the straight lines that connect any two points on it.
      2. A flat or level surface.
      3. A level of development, existence, or achievement:
      1. One of a pair of movable appendages used for flying, as the feather-covered modified forelimb of a bird or the skin-covered modified forelimb of a bat or pterosaur.
      2. One of the one or two pairs of membranous structures used for flying that extend from the thorax of an insect.
      3. A structure or part used by an animal for gliding through the air, as the folds of skin of a flying squirrel or the enlarged pectoral fins of a flying fish.
      1. A membranous appendage extending from the body of a fish or other aquatic animal, used for propelling, steering, or balancing the body in the water.
      2. A covering for the foot having a flat flexible portion made of rubber or plastic that widens as it extends forward from the toes, used to provide enhanced propulsion in swimming and diving.
      3. A fixed or movable airfoil used to stabilize an aircraft, missile, or projectile in flight.
      1. A weathervane.
      2. Any of several usually relatively thin, rigid, flat, or sometimes curved surfaces radially mounted along an axis, as a blade in a turbine or a sail on a windmill, that is moved by or used to move a fluid.
      3. The flattened, weblike part of a feather, consisting of a series of barbs on either side of the shaft.
  3. Enthusiast

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