1. [ noun ] restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
Synonyms: holdfast fixing fastener
Related terms: restraint button lock link sealing_wax nail knot buckle clip cringle carabiner clinch bellyband corrugated_fastener toggle clothespin cotter catch lashing locker nut_and_bolt paper_fastener pin screw dowel seal fillet slide_fastener snap_fastener hook_and_eye cleat toggle_bolt clasp adhere fasten
2. [ noun ] the act of fastening things together
Synonyms: attachment
Related terms: joining doweling grounding linkage bonding welding tying fixation attach
Similar spelling:   fasten