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See definition of caulk on Dictionary.com
  • as inbar
  • as inclose

synonyms for caulk

  • block
  • barricade
  • blockade
  • bolt
  • clog
  • close
  • dam
  • deadbolt
  • dike
  • fasten
  • fence
  • jam
  • latch
  • lock
  • plug
  • seal
  • secure
  • trammel
  • wall
See also synonyms for: caulking
  • shutter
  • shut
  • block
  • clog
  • secure
  • lock
  • slam
  • exclude
  • fill
  • confine
  • occlude
  • congest
  • dam
  • screen
  • cork
  • bang
  • bolt
  • clench
  • plug
  • stopper
  • bar
  • button
  • choke
  • stuff
  • fasten
  • clap
  • turn off
  • prevent passage
  • put to
  • retard flow
  • shut off
  • stop up
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antonyms for caulk

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  • free
  • let go
  • loose
  • loosen
  • open
  • release
  • unblock
  • unclog
  • unfasten
  • unlock
  • unplug
  • unseal
  • unstop
  • advocate
  • allow
  • permit
  • start
  • continue
  • begin
  • unstop
  • unplug
  • unclose
  • allow
  • unfasten
  • loose
  • let go
  • unclog
  • free
  • open
  • disunite
  • disjoin
  • unseal
  • permit
  • release
  • liberate
  • unlock
  • loosen
  • unblock
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How to use caulk in a sentence

The beginner should start at the trap and caulk the joints with the trap held in place.
ELEMENTS OF PLUMBINGSAMUEL DIBBLE
Half a dozen words from you would caulk up the leaking hull of your friendship.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
Already great progress had been made with her; oakum sufficient to caulk her was formed from old cables and ropes.
THE SETTLERSWILLIAM H. G. KINGSTON
I guess I will do a caulk, mate, for I'm mighty dozy; but I'll only take the nap on one condition.
MOTOR MATT'S DARING RESCUESTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
We were also delayed for want of caulkers to caulk the ship, which was absolutely necessary to be done before we put to sea.
A GENERAL HISTORY AND COLLECTION OF VOYAGES AND TRAVELS, VOL. 15 (OF 18)ROBERT KERR
Almost every language which has a nautical vocabulary uses for our caulk a verb related to Fr.
THE ROMANCE OF WORDS (4TH ED.)ERNEST WEEKLEY
“Well, go and lie down and take a caulk, if the centipedes and cockroaches will let you,” laughed Rayner.
FROM POWDER MONKEY TO ADMIRALW.H.G. KINGSTON
As Nettleship and the other midshipmen were merciful, I managed to have a good caulk on the locker.
PADDY FINNW. H. G. KINGSTON
The doctor searched everywhere for some sort of resin which might serve to caulk our boat.
PETER TRAWLW. H. G. KINGSTON
Instead of oakum, cocoanut husk was used, and native cloth and dried banana stumps to caulk the seams, and make them watertight.
JARWIN AND CUFFYR.M. BALLANTYNE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CAULK

  • barricade
  • block
  • blockade
  • bolt
  • caulk
  • clog
  • close
  • dam
  • deadbolt
  • dike
  • fasten
  • fence
  • jam
  • latch
  • lock
  • plug
  • seal
  • secure
  • trammel
  • wall
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.