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fasten

Synonyms of fasten in English:

verb

  • 1 he fastened the door
    bolt, lock, secure, make fast, chain, seal
    [Antonyms] unlock
  • 2 they fastened splints to his leg
    [Antonyms] remove
  • 3 he fastened his horse to a tree
    tie, tie up, bind, tether, truss, fetter, lash, hitch, anchor, strap, rope
    [Antonyms] untie
  • 4 the dress fastens at the front
    button (up), zip (up), do up, close
    [Antonyms] undo
  • 5 his gaze fastened on me
    focus, fix, be riveted, concentrate, zero in, zoom in, direct at
  • 6 blame had been fastened on the underling
    ascribe to, attribute to, assign to, chalk up to;
    pin on, lay at the door of
  • 7 critics fastened on the end of the report
    single out, concentrate on, focus on, pick out, fix on, seize on
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