make+fast

  • 1 make|fast — «MAYK FAST, FAHST», noun. a buoy, piling, or other mooring, to which a ship can be tied …

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  • 2 make fast — index fix (make firm), handcuff, lock Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 To make fast — Fast Fast, a. [Compar. {Faster}; superl. {Fastest}.] [OE., firm, strong, not loose, AS. f[ae]st; akin to OS. fast, D. vast, OHG. fasti, festi, G. fest, Icel. fastr, Sw. & Dan. fast, and perh. to E. fetter. The sense swift comes from the idea of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Fast — Fast, a. [Compar. {Faster}; superl. {Fastest}.] [OE., firm, strong, not loose, AS. f[ae]st; akin to OS. fast, D. vast, OHG. fasti, festi, G. fest, Icel. fastr, Sw. & Dan. fast, and perh. to E. fetter. The sense swift comes from the idea of… …

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  • 5 Fast and loose — Fast Fast, a. [Compar. {Faster}; superl. {Fastest}.] [OE., firm, strong, not loose, AS. f[ae]st; akin to OS. fast, D. vast, OHG. fasti, festi, G. fest, Icel. fastr, Sw. & Dan. fast, and perh. to E. fetter. The sense swift comes from the idea of… …

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  • 6 Fast and loose pulleys — Fast Fast, a. [Compar. {Faster}; superl. {Fastest}.] [OE., firm, strong, not loose, AS. f[ae]st; akin to OS. fast, D. vast, OHG. fasti, festi, G. fest, Icel. fastr, Sw. & Dan. fast, and perh. to E. fetter. The sense swift comes from the idea of… …

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  • 7 Fast Infoset — (or FI) is an international standard that specifies a binary encoding format for the XML Information Set ( XML Infoset ) as an alternative to the XML document format. It aims to provide more efficient serialization than the text based XML… …

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  • 8 make — make, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {made} (m[=a]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {making}.] [OE. maken, makien, AS. macian; akin to OS. mak?n, OFries. makia, D. maken, G. machen, OHG. mahh?n to join, fit, prepare, make, Dan. mage. Cf. {Match} an equal.] 1. To cause to …

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  • 9 make — make1 [māk] vt. made, making [ME maken < OE macian, akin to Ger machen < IE base * maĝ , to knead, press, stretch > MASON, Gr magis, kneaded mass, paste, dough, mageus, kneader] 1. to bring into being; specif., a) to form by shaping or… …

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  • 10 fast — I. /fast / (say fahst) adjective 1. moving or able to move quickly; quick; swift; rapid: a fast horse. 2. done in comparatively little time: a fast race; fast work. 3. indicating a time in advance of the correct time, as a clock. 4. extremely… …

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  • 11 make — make1 makable, adj. /mayk/, v., made, making, n. v.t. 1. to bring into existence by shaping or changing material, combining parts, etc.: to make a dress; to make a channel; to make a work of art. 2. to produce; cause to exist or happen; bring… …

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  • 12 fast —   1. Quick. Āwīwī, wikiwiki, wiki, māmā, holo, ino. Also: ala , alamimo, alapine, alawiki, wawe, miki, ākī, kikī, paukikī, emo ole; pu upu u ho olei loa; kō ala, lauhulu. See lei 2, speed, and saying, ōlapa. To run fast, holo ino, holo kikī. To… …

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  • 13 make —   Hana;    ♦ make known, hō ike, ho olaha;    ♦ make fast, ho opa a, ho omau, hele, hekau;    ♦ make up, invent, hakuwale;    ♦ make off with, lawe, mio;    ♦ make faces, haikaika;    ♦ make sturdy, ho oikaika, ho opa a, hāluapou;    ♦ make ready …

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  • 14 make time — phrasal 1. : to travel at a certain rate of speed make fast time 2. : to go quickly have to make time to get to the bank before it closes * * * 1) find an occasion when time is available to do something the nurse should make time to talk to the… …

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  • 15 Fast Food Nation (film) — Fast Food Nation Theatrical release poster Directed by Richard Linklater Produced by …

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  • 16 Fast flux — is a DNS technique used by botnets to hide phishing and malware delivery sites behind an ever changing network of compromised hosts acting as proxies. It can also refer to the combination of peer to peer networking, distributed command and… …

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  • 17 Fast ForWord — is a family of educational software products intended to enhance cognitive skills of children, especially focused on developing phonological awareness (discussed below). It is marketed as a therapy for strengthening the skills of memory,… …

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  • 18 make a fast buck — See: FAST BUCK …

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  • 19 make a fast buck — See: FAST BUCK …

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  • 20 fast forward — fast forwards, fast forwarding, fast forwarded also fast forward 1) N UNCOUNT: oft on N If you put a video or cassette tape on fast forward, you make the tape go forwards. Compare rewind. Before recording onto a new tape, wind it on fast forward …

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