Nouns (0)

There are no items for this category

Verbs (7)

fasten, tighten
v. make tight or tighter; "Tighten the wire"
fasten
v. attach to; "They fastened various nicknames to each other"
fasten
v. become fixed or fastened; "This dress fastens in the back"
become fast, become fixed, fasten
v. become fixed or fastened; "This dress fastens in the back"

Adverbs (0)

There are no items for this category

Adjectives (0)

There are no items for this category

Fuzzynyms (61)

rectify
v. convert into direct current; "rectify alternating current"
meliorate, ameliorate, amend, improve, better
v. to make better; "The editor improved the manuscript with his changes"
emend
v. make improvements or corrections to; "the text was emended in the second edition"
root
v. cause to take roots
immix, merge, combine, meld, coalesce, fuse, commingle, conflate, mix, flux, blend
v. mix together different elements; "The colors blend well"
immix, merge, combine, meld, coalesce, fuse, commingle, conflate, mix, flux, blend
v. mix together different elements; "The colors blend well"
tighten
v. become tight or tighter; "The rope tightened"
fasten, tighten
v. make tight or tighter; "Tighten the wire"
centre, focus, concentrate, rivet, pore, center
v. direct one's attention on something; "Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies"
cohere
v. have internal elements or parts logically connected so that aesthetic consistency results; "the principles by which societies cohere"
cohere
v. have internal elements or parts logically connected so that aesthetic consistency results; "the principles by which societies cohere"
manacle, handcuff, cuff
v. confine or restrain with or as if with manacles or handcuffs; "The police handcuffed the suspect at the scene of the crime"
strap
v. tie with a strap
conjoin, join
v. make contact or come together; "The two roads join here"
conjoin, join
v. make contact or come together; "The two roads join here"
lash
v. bind with a rope, chain, or cord; "lash the horse"
fasten
v. become fixed or fastened; "This dress fastens in the back"
fill up, close
v. fill or stop up; "Can you close the cracks with caulking?"
link up, tie, link, connect
v. connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces; "Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"; "Tie the ropes together"; "Link arms"
draw together, bring together, bond
v. bring together in a common cause or emotion; "The death of their child had drawn them together"
direct
v. guide the actors in (plays and films)

Synonyms (5)

seize on, hook on, fasten on, latch on, take up
v. adopt; "take up new ideas"

Antonyms (10)

loose, loosen
v. make loose or looser; "loosen the tension on a rope"
loosen
v. make less dense; "loosen the soil"
detach
v. separate (a small unit) from a larger, especially for a special assignment; "detach a regiment"
unfasten
v. become undone or untied; "The shoelaces unfastened"
unfasten
v. become undone or untied; "The shoelaces unfastened"
unfasten
v. cause to become undone; "unfasten your belt"
undo
v. cancel, annul, or reverse an action or its effect; "I wish I could undo my actions"
divert, deviate
v. turn aside; turn away from

Research

© 2018 Your Company. All Rights Reserved.