Synonyms of fast in English:

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adjective

  • 2 he held the door fast
    secure, fastened, tight, firm, closed, shut; immovable, unbudgable
    he held the door fast
    [Antonyms] loose
  • 3 a fast color
    indelible, lasting, permanent, stable
    a fast color
    [Antonyms] temporary

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  • 3 he's fast asleep
    deeply, sound, completely

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a powerful whirlpool in the sea

Synonyms of fast in English:

fast2

verb

  • 1 we must fast and pray
    eat nothing, abstain from food, refrain from eating, go without food, go hungry, starve oneself; go on a hunger strike; crash-diet
    we must fast and pray
    [Antonyms] eat

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  • 1 a five-day fast
    period of fasting, period of abstinence; hunger strike; diet, crash diet
    a five-day fast
    [Antonyms] feast

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