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fastened, past tense; fastened, past participle; fastening, present participle; fastens, 3rd person singular present;
  1. Close or join securely
    • - fasten your seat belts
  2. Be closed or done up in a particular place or part or in a particular way
    • - a blue nightie that fastens down the back
  3. Fix or hold in place
    • - she fastened her locket around her neck
  4. Direct one's eyes, thoughts, feelings, etc., intently at
    • - Maggie fastened her eyes on him
    • - speculation fastened on three candidates
  5. Ascribe responsibility to
    • - blame hadn't been fastened on anyone
  6. Single out (someone or something) and concentrate on them or it obsessively
    • - the critics fastened on two sections of the report

  1. cause to be firmly attached; "fasten the lock onto the door"; "she fixed her gaze on the man"
  2. become fixed or fastened; "This dress fastens in the back"
  3. attach to; "They fastened various nicknames to each other"
  4. tighten: make tight or tighter; "Tighten the wire"
  5. (fastened) buttoned: furnished or closed with buttons or something buttonlike
  6. tied: fastened with strings or cords; "a neatly tied bundle"
  7. (fastening) fastener: restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
  8. (fastening) the act of fastening things together
  9. A fastener is a hardware device that mechanically joins or affixes two or more objects together.
  10. To attach or connect in a secure manner
  11. (Fastening) Refers to the method used for holding planks in a wooden boat to the frame.
  12. (Fastening) thread, twine, string or similar articles intended for use together with a seal.
  13. besmiþian; fæstnian; gefæstnian; sælan
  14. means to tighten something, lock it in place, or tie it down so it doesn’t move. What’s the word?
  15. (v) bеgitirgе, etеrgе (tüymеni), tüyrеrgе
  16. fijar; cerrar; atar; abrochar