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synonyms for fasten on

  • bow
  • drift
  • incline
  • nod
  • prop
  • recline
  • slant
  • tilt
  • tip
  • twist
  • veer
  • beetle
  • cant
  • careen
  • curve
  • decline
  • deflect
  • dip
  • divert
  • droop
  • heel
  • jut
  • list
  • overhang
  • pitch
  • place
  • repose
  • rest
  • roll
  • sag
  • sheer
  • sink
  • slope
  • turn
  • be off
  • be slanted
  • bear on
  • hang on
  • put weight on
  • rest on

antonyms for fasten on

MOST RELEVANT
  • straighten
  • ascend
  • rise
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How to use fasten on in a sentence

He was well set in the form of a man now, the months since his imprisonment having brought him much to fasten upon and hold.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
And I will fasten him as a peg in a sure place, and he shall be for a throne of glory to the house of his father.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
What—but fasten on his man, and not suffer him to leave his sight without an explanation, which he dreaded to receive.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
When that time comes they wrap it in their blankets, and fasten buyos and other things about the waist for the journey.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
Then, too, they wanted to fasten the porcelain insulators just right and had to consult one of the books several times.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
Kingston-on-Thames is still provincial in appearance, though now the centre of a great growth of modern suburbs.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
Besides the districts mentioned, tobacco is grown largely in that of Frankfort-on-the Oder.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Her neck-band was thrown open, because she had given away the brooch, with which she used to fasten it.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
Madame Malmaison had always been a little proud of the beauty and grace and sweetness of her fitter-on.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FASTEN ON

  • be off
  • be slanted
  • bear on
  • beetle
  • bow
  • cant
  • careen
  • curve
  • decline
  • deflect
  • dip
  • divert
  • drift
  • droop
  • fasten on
  • hang on
  • heel
  • incline
  • jut
  • list
  • nod
  • overhang
  • pitch
  • place
  • prop
  • put weight on
  • recline
  • repose
  • rest
  • rest on
  • roll
  • sag
  • sheer
  • sink
  • slant
  • slope
  • tilt
  • tip
  • turn
  • twist
  • veer
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.