To move so that an opening is closed.
To fasten with a lock, catch, or latch:
To cause to cease operations; close down:
To get possession of; acquire:
The definition of attach is to make oneself connected or known or to personally connect through strong feelings of kindness and caring.
To close tightly and firmly
To arrange or establish definitely; set
To pull or pass through; intertwine:
To add at the end; append
To cinch is to firmly fasten or get a tight grip on something.
(Intransitive) To be consistent or coherent; to be in accordance; to agree.
(Intransitive) To grow strong or stronger.
To hold the interest or attention of:
To convert a computer file into a smaller package.
To provide or be provided with a button or buttons
To catch, suspend, or connect with a hook.
Grapple is defined as to struggle with something or someone.
To keep from departing or getting away:
To grip firmly in or with the hand; grasp.
The definition of clamp is to fasten things firmly together.
To grasp, seize, or snatch with a hand or claw
To fasten or secure with a pin or pins.
Nail means to attach or join. (Nautical) To maneuver a sailing vessel so that its bow turns through the wind, i.e. the wind changes from one side of the vessel to the other.
To start suddenly and run away, as a horse
To hammer or spread the end of (a bolt, etc.) into a head, for fastening something
To apply pressure on; to put the screws on.
To fix or secure (a nail or bolt, for example) by bending down or flattening the pointed end that protrudes.
To extend and bring into position; to spread.
Weld is defined as to melt a material with heat and use pressure to join two pieces together.
To stick, fasten, or cause to adhere:
A force of attraction that holds atoms or ions together in a molecule or crystal. Bonds are usually created by a transfer or sharing of one or more electrons. There are single, double, and triple bonds.
To split or force apart with or as if with a wedge:
To put out of order by such jamming
To cut such a hole and insert (type).
To turn one way and then another, as a path; wind; meander
(Computing, rare, associated with Acorn Computers) To load and automatically run (a program).
To fasten or confine with a tether
To move quickly or violently; switch
To involve in or as in a tangle; catch, as in a net, vine, etc., so that escape is difficult; ensnare
To overlay or coat with cement.
To go to bed; rest; sleep
To set (flowers, etc.) in earth
Buckle means to fasten or attach two sides together with a clasp, or to bend under pressure or heat.
Strap is defined as to fasten or connect. To form into a knot; to tie with a knot or knots. (Informal) To marry oneself to; especially to get hitched.
To fasten with or as with a bar
To reach for and try to seize
(Elec.) To join (two or more circuits) by a common magnetic or electric field or by direct connection
To come or bring into union; act or mix together; unite; join (Intransitive, of two objects) To join: to attach, or to be intended to attach or capable of attaching, to each other.
To relieve of care or suffering:
To unite or hold, as by a feeling of loyalty or love
To put or bring into close association or relationship:
To add on or attach, as a smaller thing to a larger; append
To close off or block with a barricade.
To adapt or interpret to for a purpose or beneficiary.
To support or hold steady with or as if with a brace; reinforce.
To hold fast or adhere to something, as by grasping, sticking, embracing, or entwining:
(Slang) To collect signatures, generally with the use of a clipboard. To adjust (a lens, an optical instrument) in order to position an image with respect to the focal plane.
To fasten or close with a latch (Internet) To supply (somebody) with a hyperlink; to direct by means of a link.
To provide with an abiding emotional attachment:
To fasten with or as with a padlock
To insert or place (a portion of text, a file, etc. being stored on a computer's clipboard) within another portion of text, a file, etc.
(Intransitive) To be formed into rope; to draw out or extend into a filament or thread.
In common law, an impression in wax, wafer, or other substance put on a document and attesting to its authenticity; a similar impression placed over the edge of an envelope, its unbroken condition indicating that the envelope is unopened, hence its contents are untampered with. A corporation’s seal is at times called a common seal. the act of placing an impression upon an envelope or document to designate that it is undisturbed, the act of closing.
To join or fasten with stitches made with needle and thread
To fasten or bind with a staple or staples
Tie means to fasten or bind two or more things together with string or rope or to make a knot or bow.
To furnish, connect, bind, attach, string, etc. with a wire or wires
To unfasten or separate and remove; disconnect; disengage
To separate as if by undoing links:
To make fast or firmly fixed, as by means of a cord or rope
To dig or occupy a trench. (Linguistics) To insert a morpheme inside an existing word.
To make something deeply part of something else, either literally or figuratively.
To live ( with another or in another's home) as a paying guest
Root means to completely remove.
To find fault with; criticize:
To ascribe (a misdeed or an error, for example) to
To offer for consideration:
To translate (a computer program, instruction, etc. in assembly language) into machine language
To be disposed of by sale:
To provide a view of, or a way of getting to, some place; open
To move or act with a speed that suggests such a sound:
To press (something with a sharp point) into something else. Synonym Study
emphasizes the joining of two or more things in order to keep them together as a unit to attach one's references to an application
are often interchangeable, but in discriminating use, tie specif. implies the connection of one thing with another by means of a rope, string, etc. which can be knotted to tie a horse to a hitching post, and bind suggests the use of an encircling band which holds two or more things firmly together to bind someone's legs
, the somewhat more general word compared here, implies a joining of one thing to another, as by tying, binding, gluing, nailing, pinning, etc.
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