Synonyms of bolt in English:
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3 Anna turned and bolted from the room
flee, abscond, escape, take flight, make a break/run for it, take to one's heels, beat a (hasty) retreat, clear out
British informal flit, scarper, do a bunk
4 he bolted down his breakfast
informal tuck into, put/pack away, demolish, polish off, scoff (down), down, stuff one's face with, pig oneself on, murder, shovel down
British informal shift, gollop
adverbBack to top
- bolt upright
- Joanna sat bolt upright on her chair[Antonyms] slouchingstraight, rigidly, stiffly, completely upright
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