Part of speech:
(Dial.) A place for tying up cattle at night
(Idiomatic, or intransitive) To close as if with a zip fastener.
Find another word for batten-down-the-hatches. In this page you can discover 3 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for batten-down-the-hatches, like: button-up, tie-up and zip-up.