Fasten - Crossword Clue

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AFFIX
BIND
PIN
TIE
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AFFIX
  1. a linguistic element added to a word to produce an inflected or derived form
  2. attach or become attached to a stem word; "grammatical morphemes affix to the stem"
  3. add to the very end; "He appended a glossary to his novel where he used an invented language"
  4. attach to; "affix the seal here"
BIND
  1. cause to be constipated; "These foods tend to constipate you"
  2. form a chemical bond with; "The hydrogen binds the oxygen"
  3. something that hinders as if with bonds
  4. bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted; "He's held by a contract"; "I'll hold you by your promise"
  5. Join
  6. fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord; "They tied their victim to the chair"
  7. secure with or as if with ropes; "tie down the prisoners"; "tie up the old newspapers and bring them to the recycling shed"
  8. make fast; tie or secure, with or as if with a rope; "The Chinese would bind the feet of their women"
  9. wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose
  10. provide with a binding; "bind the books in leather"
  11. stick to firmly; "Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?"
  12. create social or emotional ties; "The grandparents want to bond with the child"
PIN
  1. immobilize a piece
  2. a club-shaped wooden object used in bowling; set up in triangular groups of ten as the target
  3. to hold fast or prevent from moving; "The child was pinned under the fallen tree"
  4. a holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing
  5. attach or fasten with pins or as if with pins; "pin the needle to the shirt". "pin the blame on the innocent man"
  6. a small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things
  7. pierce with a pin; "pin down the butterfly"
  8. a piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment
  9. flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green
  10. cylindrical tumblers consisting of two parts that are held in place by springs; when they are aligned with a key the bolt can be thrown
  11. axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns
  12. informal
TIE
  1. the finish of a contest in which the score is tied and the winner is undecided; "the game ended in a draw"; "their record was 3 wins, 6 losses and a tie"
  2. a social or business relationship; "a valuable financial affiliation"; "he was sorry he had to sever his ties with other members of the team"; "many close associations with England"
  3. equality of score in a contest
  4. form a knot or bow in; "tie a necktie"
  5. limit or restrict to; "I am tied to UNIX"; "These big jets are tied to large airports"
  6. finish a game with an equal number of points, goals, etc.; "The teams drew a tie"
  7. fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord; "They tied their victim to the chair"
  8. a fastener that serves to join or connect; "the walls are held together with metal links placed in the wet mortar during construction"
  9. connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces; "Can you connect the two loudspeakers?"; "Tie the ropes together"; "Link
Clue Database Last Updated: 15/10/2018 9:00am

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