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nail

see definition of nail
  • verbfasten, fix with pointed object
  • verbcapture, arrest
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Synonyms for nail

verb fasten, fix with pointed object
  • attach
  • hit
  • pin
  • tack
  • whack
  • beat
  • bind
  • drive
  • hammer
  • hold
  • join
  • pound
  • secure
  • sock
  • spike
  • strike

Antonyms for nail

  • detach
  • separate
  • unfasten
  • give up
  • halt
  • let go
  • loose
  • loosen
  • lose
  • release
  • stop
  • untie
  • liberate
  • unnail
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to nail

apprehend

verb. catch and arrest
  • bag
  • bust
  • capture
  • collar
  • cop
  • grab
  • nab
  • nail
  • place under arrest
  • run in
  • seize
  • take in
  • take into custody
  • take prisoner

arrest

noun. taking into custody

arrest

verb. take into authorized custody

bag

verb. catch

bagged

verb. catch

bags

verb. catch
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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