a person or thing that reels.
a machine for burnishing the exterior and interior of seamless tubing.
verb (used with object), elevated, elevating. 1. to move or raise to a higher place or position; lift up. 2. to raise to a higher state, rank, or office; exalt; promote: to elevate an archbishop to cardinal. 3. to raise to a higher intellectual or spiritual level: Good poetry may elevate the mind. 4. to […]
adjective 1. (printing) involving or printing on a web of paper: a reel-fed press Compare sheet-fed
noun 1. a cylinder, frame, or other device that turns on an axis and is used to wind up or pay out something. 2. a rotatory device attached to a fishing rod at the butt, for winding up or letting out the line. 3. Photography. a spool on which film, especially motion-picture film, is wound. […]
- Reel man
noun 1. (Austral & NZ) (formerly) the member of a beach life-saving team who controlled the reel on which the line was wound