Fastening

  • 1 fastening — UK [ˈfɑːsnɪŋ] / US [ˈfæsnɪŋ] or fastener UK [ˈfɑːsnə(r)] / US [ˈfæsnər] noun [countable] Word forms fastening : singular fastening plural fastenings Word forms fastener : singular fastener plural fasteners 1) something such as a lock, catch, or… …

    English dictionary

  • 2 Fastening — Fas ten*ing, n. Anything that binds and makes fast, as a lock, catch, bolt, bar, buckle, etc. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 fastening — index accession (annexation), attachment (act of affixing) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 fastening — [ˈfɑːsnɪŋ] or fastener [ˈfɑːsnə] noun [C] 1) something such as a lock that you use to keep a door, gate, or window closed 2) something that you use to fix together the two parts of something such as a piece of clothing or a bag …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 5 fastening — [fas′əniŋ, fäs′əniŋ] n. 1. the act or way of making something fast, or secure 2. anything used to fasten; bolt, clasp, hook, lock, button, etc …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 fastening — [[t]fɑ͟ːsənɪŋ, fæ̱s [/t]] fastenings N COUNT: oft n N A fastening is something such as a clasp or zip that you use to fasten something and keep it shut. The sundress has a neat back zip fastening …

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  • 7 Fastening — Fasten Fas ten, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fastened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fastening}.] [AS. f[ae]stnian; akin to OHG. festin[=o]n. See {Fast}, a.] 1. To fix firmly; to make fast; to secure, as by a knot, lock, bolt, etc.; as, to fasten a chain to the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 fastening — tvirtinimo detalė statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. fastener; fastening vok. Befestigung, f rus. крепёжная деталь, f pranc. attache, f; élément d assemblage, m; organe de fixation, m …

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  • 9 fastening — fasten ► VERB 1) close or do up securely. 2) fix or hold in place. 3) (fasten on/upon) single out and concentrate on. 4) (fasten off) secure the end of (a thread) with stitches or a knot. DERIVATIVES fastener noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 fastening — noun Date: 12th century something that fastens ; fastener …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 11 fastening — /fas euh ning, fah seuh /, n. something that fastens, as a lock or clasp. [1125 75; ME; see FASTEN, ING1] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 12 fastening — 1. verb Present participle of to fasten. 2. noun a hook or similar restraint used to fasten things together …

    Wiktionary

  • 13 Fastening — Закрепление; связывание; скрепление (книжного блока с переплётной крышкой); Прикрепление книжного блока к крышке …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 14 fastening — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. fastener, lock, catch, clasp, latch, hook, connection; button, zipper, hook [and eye], buckle; nail, tack, staple, screw, bolt, rivet, peg; thread; glue, cement. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. catch, clasp,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 15 fastening — fas·ten·ing || fæsnɪŋ / fɑːs n. device which fastens, device which joins two or more objects (such as a clip, clamp, bolt, latch) fas·ten || fæsn / fɑːsn v. secure, bind; be secured or made fast; button, zip; bind, attach; close …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 16 fastening — noun a device that closes or secures something. ↘the way in which something is fastened …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 17 fastening — noun (C) something that you use to keep a door, window etc firmly shut …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 fastening — n clasp, hook, catch, clip, snap, hook and eye, button, fastener; latch, lock, padlock, bar, bolt, hasp; pin, buckle, agraffe; clamp, vise, brace; tie, link, bond, vinculum, nexus; hinder, holder, connector, copula, yoke; rope, chain, tether;… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 19 fastening — fas•ten•ing [[t]ˈfæs ə nɪŋ, ˈfɑ sə [/t]] n. something that fastens …

    From formal English to slang

  • 20 fastening — /ˈfasənɪŋ/ (say fahsuhning) noun something that fastens, as a lock or clasp …

    Australian English dictionary