Nouns (7)

lag, stave
n. one of several thin slats of wood forming the sides of a barrel or bucket
lag, meanwhile, meantime, interim
n. the time between one event, process, or period and another; "meanwhile the socialists are running the government"
lag
n. (condition)

Verbs (11)

lag
v. cover with lagging to prevent heat loss; "lag pipes"
put away, gaol, put behind bars, immure, remand, jug, jail, lag, incarcerate, imprison
v. lock up or confine, in or as in a jail; "The suspects were imprisoned without trial"; "the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life"

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Fuzzynyms (21)

condemn
v. appropriate (property) for public use; "the county condemned the land to build a highway"
doom, condemn, sentence
v. pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law; "He was condemned to ten years in prison"
conjoin, join
v. make contact or come together; "The two roads join here"
lock
v. fasten with a lock; "lock the bike to the fence"
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"
link, yoke
v. link with or as with a yoke; "yoke the oxen together"
brooch, clasp
v. fasten with or as if with a brooch
penalise, penalize, punish
v. impose a penalty on; inflict punishment on; "The students were penalized for showing up late for class"; "we had to punish the dog for soiling the floor again"
hold, maintain, keep
v. keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean"; "hold in place"; "She always held herself as a lady"; "The students keep me on my toes"

Synonyms (6)

lay, position, pose, place, set, put
v. put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"

Antonyms (6)

loose, unloose, unloosen, release, liberate, free
v. grant freedom to; free from confinement

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