(Electricity) To connect (an electric circuit) to a ground.
(Nautical) To raise an anchor free of the seabed.
(Music) To connect with a tie
To bear the weight of, especially from below; keep from falling, sinking, or slipping:
To secure is to firmly attach something, to take action to make an area safe or to obtain something that you have been seeking.
To ensure the safety or integrity of; protect or preserve:
To fasten or secure, especially with a rivet or rivets.
To introduce and establish the principles or seeds of.
To deprive of a benefit or a part of one's wages, especially as a punishment:
To be scheduled so as to provide continuing service, as between airplanes or buses.
(Law) To place under legal obligation to serve.
To provide with a berth.
To close or join in a particular manner:
(Informal, Dial.) To prepare or intend
To get (something required), usually quickly or for a brief period:
The highest quality, point of development, state, etc. of anything
Protection or defense against escape
Justification or support by speech or writing; vindication
A stick used as a support in walking
A slender, freestanding, vertical support; a column.
A compressing or restraining force, influence, or thing.
The definition of a bower is an area shaded by trees or other plants, a woman's private dressing room or a country cottage.
Main support; firmest part
(Nautical) A strong rope that serves to steady and support the mainmast of a sailing vessel.
A person who reports, analyzes, and evaluates news events and trends on radio or television
A place providing support for the foot in climbing or standing.
One that protects:
A device, such as a seat belt, that secures a person or object.
To separate or unfasten; disconnect:
To free from restraint; to set at liberty.
To manage or navigate (a boat or ship)
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