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fastening Syllabification: fast·en·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈfas(ə)niNG/

Definition of fastening in English:


A device that closes or secures something: a front-zip fastening
More example sentences
  • The children are attached to the camels’ back with Velcro fastenings but so rough is the ride that many of them fall off.
  • You may find yourself going out and buying shoes that have Velcro fastenings instead of laces as the child cannot grasp how to tie their own laces.
  • Today's reusable nappies are shaped with Velcro fastenings, washable outer and inner liners and an inside liner which can be flushed away.

Words that rhyme with fastening

opening • christening
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