Thesaurus / rivetting


It may be attached to the iron of the armature, either by soldering, by rivetting, or by means of two small screws.

To see it is a matter of trifling difficulty, except on one particular day—that devoted to the rivetting of the chaine.

It was a big thing: water-tank, grindstone, a table for rivetting, a little anvil and a big wheel—all built upon a barrow.

Ditte: Girl Alive!Martin Andersen Nexo

Thus Scotland, England and Wales, would have mutually assisted in rivetting the fetters of each other.

My unfortunate misconception of painful facts may have been the means of rivetting those irons upon your limbs.

Mark HurdlestoneSusanna Moodie

The large rings are much worn, and have been ingeniously repaired by rivetting a new piece to each.

He was rivetting a plate of copper on the hull of the Daisy.

Anything want grinding, rivetting or soldering, anything to mend?

Ditte: Girl Alive!Martin Andersen Nexo

This man had a mate who made such a big kettle, that the man at one side could not hear the rivetting at the other!

She realised from the fixed stare which he was rivetting on her that Julien had surmised rightly.

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