Door fastener - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Door fastener.

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  1. a sudden abandonment (as from a political party)
  2. the act of moving with great haste; "he made a dash for the door"
  3. make or roll into bolts; "bolt fabric"
  4. a screw that screws into a nut to form a fastener
  5. eat hastily without proper chewing; "Don't bolt your food!"
  6. the part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key
  7. swallow hastily
  8. a sliding bar in a breech-loading firearm that ejects an empty cartridge and replaces it and closes the breech
  9. secure or lock with a bolt; "bolt the door"
  10. a roll of cloth or wallpaper of a definite length
  11. move or jump suddenly; "She bolted from her seat"
  12. in a rigid manner; "the body was rigidly erect"; "he sat bolt upright"
  13. a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder
  14. leave suddenly and as if in a hurry; "The listeners bolted when he discussed his strange ideas"; "When she started to tell silly stories, I ran
  1. secure or lock with a hasp
  2. a fastener for a door or lid; a hinged metal plate is fitted over a staple and is locked with a pin or padlock
  1. fasten with a latch; "latch the door"
  2. catch for fastening a door or gate; a bar that can be lowered or slid into a groove
  3. spring-loaded doorlock that can only be opened from the outside with a key
  1. any wrestling hold in which some part of the opponent's body is twisted or pressured
  2. become rigid or immoveable; "The therapist noticed that the patient's knees tended to lock in this exercise"
  3. a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed
  4. place in a place where something cannot be removed or someone cannot escape; "The parents locked her daughter up for the weekend"; "She locked her jewels in the safe"
  5. a restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key
  6. fasten with a lock; "lock the bike to the fence"
  7. enclosure consisting of a section of canal that can be closed to control the water level; used to raise or lower vessels that pass through it
  8. keep engaged; "engaged the gears"
  9. a mechanism that detonates the charge of a gun
  10. become engaged or intermeshed with one another; "They were locked in embrace"
Clue Database Last Updated: 19/10/2018 9:00am

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