Synonyms for Conical:


conical (adjective)
cone-like, funnelled, funnel-shaped, pyramidical.
cylindrical (adjective)
pointed, conic, funnel-shaped, sharp, ConEd, conoid, pyramidal, Conoidal, tapering, strobilate, strobiloid, tapered, cone-shaped.
narrowing (adjective)


corkscrew, crosswise, domed, cruciform, cylindrical, hooked, elliptical, circular, arched. cone-shaped (noun)
sharp, conoid, tapering, tapered, ConEd, Conoidal, pointed, strobilate, pyramidal, strobiloid.
conical (noun)
conelike, cone-shaped, conic.

Other synonyms:

corkscrew, arched, cruciform, crosswise, domed, elliptical, cylindrical. hooked. circular. Other relevant words:
corkscrew, conic, strobilate, crosswise, tapering, sharp, strobiloid, conoid, hooked, pointed, cylindrical, cone-shaped, tapered, conelike, pyramidal, circular, domed, arched, Conoidal, elliptical, ConEd, cruciform.

Usage examples for conical

  1. Rachel Two was a little apart, making with infinite contentment an endless multitude of conical sand pies with her little tin pail. – The Passionate Friends by Herbert George Wells
  2. " Apparently," I remarked, " you had the conical rock outside the hay for your model, and now you are finishing it with your back turned towards it. – The Seaboard Parish, Complete by George MacDonald
  3. Beneath it, in a conical summer- house-" the Temple of Health"- an old woman used to sit and sell packets of ginger- bread-" Drayton ginger- bread"- of which I have often bought a packet since for association's sake. – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare