Part of speech:
A metal pin with incised threads and a broad slotted head that can be driven as a fastener by turning with a screwdriver, especially:
A thin wire nail of uniform thickness with a small head that is sometimes off-center
Any of various picks or rods having a function or shape similar to a skewer.
The definition of a peg is a small, cylinder shaped piece used to fasten two things together or to plug a hole.
A usually round pin that fits tightly into a corresponding hole to fasten or align two adjacent pieces.
(Figuratively) any fixed point or certain basis
A rolling pin.
(--- Football) The act of deliberately throwing the ball to the ground as an incomplete pass in order to stop the game clock.
One of a number of small metal cleats embedded in a snow tire to increase traction on slippery or snowy roads.
Any main bolt; esp., one that acts as a vertical pivot for a turning vehicle, as that connecting the front axle of a wagon, etc., or the truck of a railroad car, with the body
A wood screw with a boltlike head
A fastener consisting of a threaded bolt and a spring-loaded toggle, used to secure objects to thin or hollow walls.
A wine cask having a capacity of 126 gallons or 2 hogsheads (478 liters).
Any straight, or almost straight, stick, shaft, bar, staff, etc., of wood, metal, or other material
The definition of a bar is something that is rectangular in shape.
A fastening, as for a door or gate, typically consisting of a bar that fits into a notch or slot and is lifted from either side by a lever or string.
(Archaeology) A cylindrical stone or clay object with an engraved design or inscription.
A winning streak of continuing luck, especially at gambling (especially in the phrase on a roll).
A measure used as a unit to estimate distances:
A package holiday.
A rotary axis of a machine tool or power tool.
The definition of a spiral is a curve or winding shape that winds around a central point, or a continuous decrease or increase.
The spiral course of the rifling of a gun barrel or a cannon.
A bolt or missile imagined as hurled to earth by a stroke of lightning
A device, such as a flashbulb, flashgun, or flash lamp, used to produce such illumination.
A throb or beat, as of the heart.
A life-threatening condition marked by a severe drop in blood pressure, resulting from serious injury or illness.
A secure hold; control:
Something resembling a nail in shape, sharpness, or use.
To become attached, fixed, or joined:
To catch the breath in or as in swallowing a large amount
To make secure (in all the above senses).
To put shackles on; fetter
(Slang) To treat in a harsh, unfair way:
To apply by scattering through a sieve:
To alternate between two or more electronic, mechanical, or computer-related options, usually by the operation of a single switch or keystroke:
To dawdle is defined as to waste time or to move excessively slowly.
To release the bolts of (a door, for example); unlock.
To become open
To give access to; open.
To keep up in a race or contest:
To remain or stay in expectation of; await:
(Informal) An initial competitive advantage; a head start:
An act of beginning; an initial effort:
The definition of a startle is a quick scare or surprise.
To leave hastily
To go when in trouble or distress:
(Informal) In great haste
To leave hastily; flee.
To go as fast as possible, especially in fleeing:
(Brit.) To ride (a horse) at a fast pace
To bustle is defined as to hurry.
Dart is defined as to move or throw quickly.
(Obsolete) To drift.
To move quickly from one location to another.
To move through the air by means of wings or winglike parts.
To cause to be or come faster; speed up; accelerate
To cause to move or act more rapidly or too rapidly; drive, move, send, force, or carry with haste
Hustle is defined as to move quickly or push, or to get something by wrongful or illegal ways.
(Intransitive) To throw out words.
Race is defined as to compete in a contest of speed.
A vehicle or device propelled by one or more rocket engines, especially such a vehicle designed to travel through space.
To move swiftly; hurry:
To glide, float, or move steadily through the air
To go or move quickly; hurry (off); dart
To remove as if by cleaning; sweep away; get rid of
To drive at a speed exceeding a legal limit:
To make (an opening) with force or energy.
To throw or spin rapidly:
To pass through or over by or as if by flying
To move with a sharp hissing sound.
To move with a zooming sound
To rip is defined as to cut or tear away, to move quickly, or to slash violently.
(Informal) To go at high speed
(Slang) To proceed at great speed
(Slang) To snatch up hastily.
(Sentence substitute) Get down.
To eat greedily; feed ravenously
To eat quickly and greedily
To follow the ingestion of (food, for example) with the ingestion of a liquid:
Wolf is defined as to eat quickly and in great quantities.
An action taken to achieve an objective; a maneuver:
(Intransitive) To come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer.
To swallow (food or drink) greedily or rapidly in large amounts
in a rigid manner
in a rigid manner
A bolt on a lock that is moved by turning the key or knob without activation of a spring.
a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder
(Cricket) To get a batsman out via a run out (see above); or, to be got out in this way.
leave suddenly and as if in a hurry
leave suddenly and as if in a hurry
(Intransitive) To run away; to exit
A flexible or rigid mechanical device or part for joining parts together, as two shafts
To cause to move with a spinning motion:
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