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synonyms for cleat

  • batten
  • bit
  • block
  • bollard
  • chock
  • metal
  • spur
  • support
  • wedge
  • wood

antonyms for cleat

MOST RELEVANT
  • whole
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Times in the 100-meters just haven’t reached the same echelon since the greatest sprinter of all time hung up his cleats.
THE FASTEST MEN IN THE WORLD ARE STILL CHASING USAIN BOLTJOSH PLANOSAUGUST 3, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
No, it wasn’t the rain, the slick outfield grass or the dirt that stuck in their cleats and asked for a good banging against concrete.
THE NATIONALS GO QUIETLY AS THE BREWERS SWEEP A DOUBLEHEADER AT NATIONALS PARKJESSE DOUGHERTYMAY 30, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Shoes at the $100 and $150 level are typically compatible with that cleat pattern, while higher-price shoes are not.
HOW MUCH SHOULD YOU SPEND ON CYCLING SHOES?JOE LINDSEYMAY 21, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Most road pedals use a cleat with a three-bolt attachment system.
HOW MUCH SHOULD YOU SPEND ON CYCLING SHOES?JOE LINDSEYMAY 21, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Institutional investors, founders — even reporters — often get attached to senior members of a team, and when one of those individuals decides to hang up his or her cleats, it can be tricky for the rest of the partnership.
EMERGENCE CAPITAL CO-FOUNDER JASON GREEN ON TRANSITIONING TO THE NEXT CHAPTERCONNIE LOIZOSMAY 6, 2021TECHCRUNCH
The center cleat prevents the boards from buckling while the sides are tightly held by these simple flat fasteners.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
Where the strain is not too great the holders may be used without a cleat, making an effective flat fastening.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
When the squalls came he slackened up or drew in around the cleat as became necessary.
RALPH GRANGER'S FORTUNESWILLIAM PERRY BROWN
The young man, clinging to a cleat and watching the struggles of their craft, waved a mittened hand to signify that he agreed.
BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
Then I made fast the end of the line round the main-sheet cleat, for that told me that the man had caught on.
WULFRIC THE WEAPON THANECHARLES W. WHISTLER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CLEAT

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  • high heels
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  • loafer
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