fasten+together

  • 1 fasten together — index attach (join), connect (join together) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Fasten — Fas ten, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fastened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fastening}.] [AS. f[ae]stnian; akin to OHG. festin[=o]n. See {Fast}, a.] 1. To fix firmly; to make fast; to secure, as by a knot, lock, bolt, etc.; as, to fasten a chain to the feet; to… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 fasten — fasten, fix, attach, affix mean to make something stay firmly in place or in an assigned place. All but fix (and that sometimes) imply a uniting or joining of one thing to another or of two things together. Fasten implies an attempt to keep a… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 4 Together — To*geth er, adv. [OE. togedere, togidere, AS. t[=o]g[ae]dere, t[=o]g[ae]dre, t[=o]gadere; t[=o] to + gador together. [root]29. See {To}, prep., and {Gather}.] 1. In company or association with respect to place or time; as, to live together in one …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Together with — Together To*geth er, adv. [OE. togedere, togidere, AS. t[=o]g[ae]dere, t[=o]g[ae]dre, t[=o]gadere; t[=o] to + gador together. [root]29. See {To}, prep., and {Gather}.] 1. In company or association with respect to place or time; as, to live… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 fasten — index affix, annex (add), append, attach (join), bar (hinder), cement, cohere …

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  • 7 fasten — [v] make secure; join together adhere, affix, anchor, attach, band, bar, batten, belt, bind, bolt, bond, brace, button, catch, cement, chain, cleave, close, cohere, connect, couple, embed, establish, fix, freeze to*, girth, glue, grip, hitch,… …

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  • 8 fasten — fas|ten [ˈfa:sən US ˈfæ ] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(clothes/bag etc)¦ 2¦(window/gate etc)¦ 3¦(attach something to something)¦ 4¦(hold something tightly)¦ 5 fasten your eyes/gaze on somebody/something 6 fasten your attention on somebody/something Phrasal verbs …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 fasten — verb 1 CLOTHES/BAG ETC also fasten up a) (T) to join together the two sides of a coat, shirt, bag etc so that it is closed: “I m going now,” she said, fastening her coat. | Fasten your seat belt! opposite unfasten b) (I) to become joined together …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 fasten — verb (fastened; fastening) Etymology: Middle English fastnen, from Old English fæstnian to make fast; akin to Old High German festinōn to make fast, Old English fæst fast Date: before 12th century transitive verb 1. a. to attach especially by… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 11 fasten — verb ADVERB ▪ firmly, properly, securely, tightly ▪ We fastened all the windows securely. ▪ up ▪ together …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 12 fasten — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. secure, make fast, attach, fix, bind, lock up. See junction, closure, restraint. Ant., unfasten, release. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To make something secure] Syn. attach, lock, fix, tie, bind, lace,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 13 fasten — I. v. a. 1. Secure, bind, tie, attach, make fast, belay (naut.), bend (naut.). 2. Join, connect, unite, hold together. II. v. n. Be fixed, fix one s self, cling, cleave, catch hold …

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  • 14 fasten*/*/*/ — [ˈfɑːs(ə)n] verb 1) [I/T] to close something such as a piece of clothing or a bag by fixing together the two parts of it, or to be closed in this way Ant: unfasten Please keep your seat belts fastened.[/ex] 2) [T] to fix one thing to another… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 15 To fasten a charge upon — Fasten Fas ten, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fastened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fastening}.] [AS. f[ae]stnian; akin to OHG. festin[=o]n. See {Fast}, a.] 1. To fix firmly; to make fast; to secure, as by a knot, lock, bolt, etc.; as, to fasten a chain to the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 To fasten a crime upon — Fasten Fas ten, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fastened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fastening}.] [AS. f[ae]stnian; akin to OHG. festin[=o]n. See {Fast}, a.] 1. To fix firmly; to make fast; to secure, as by a knot, lock, bolt, etc.; as, to fasten a chain to the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 To fasten one's eyes upon — Fasten Fas ten, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fastened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fastening}.] [AS. f[ae]stnian; akin to OHG. festin[=o]n. See {Fast}, a.] 1. To fix firmly; to make fast; to secure, as by a knot, lock, bolt, etc.; as, to fasten a chain to the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 To shut together — Shut Shut, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Shut}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Shutting}.] [OE. shutten, schutten, shetten, schitten, AS. scyttan to shut or lock up (akin to D. schutten, G. sch[ u]tzen to protect), properly, to fasten with a bolt or bar shot across, fr …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 slot together — ˌslot to ˈgether [intransitive/transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they slot together he/she/it slots together present participle slotting together past tense …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 20 sew together — verb fasten by sewing; do needlework • Syn: ↑sew, ↑run up, ↑stitch • Derivationally related forms: ↑stitch (for: ↑stitch), ↑stitcher ( …

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