Cruel; barbarous; inhuman; fierce; savage; ravenous.
- To cause to fall by striking; cut or knock down: fell a tree; fell an opponent in boxing.
- To kill: was felled by an assassin's bullet.
- To sew or finish (a seam) with the raw edges flattened, turned under, and stitched down.
- The timber cut down in one season.
- A felled seam.
- Of an inhumanly cruel nature; fierce: fell hordes.
- Capable of destroying; lethal: a fell blow.
- Dire; sinister: by some fell chance.
- Scots Sharp and biting.
- at All at once.
- The hide of an animal; a pelt.
- A thin membrane directly beneath the hide.
- Chiefly British An upland stretch of open country; a moor.
- Chiefly British A barren or stony hill.
- Past tense of fall.