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1. fastening

noun. ['ˈfæsənɪŋ, ˈfæsnɪŋ'] the act of fastening things together.

Synonyms

  • attachment
  • linkage
  • grounding
  • bonding
  • doweling
  • fixation
  • joining
  • earthing
  • tying
  • welding
  • connexion
  • soldering
  • ligature

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • open
  • unfasten
  • take away

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Words that Rhyme with Fastening

  • abandoning
  • abstaining
  • abstaining
  • adjoining
  • adjourning
  • adorning
  • affining
  • airconditioning
  • aligning
  • amounting
  • apportioning
  • ascertaining
  • assigning
  • attaining
  • auctioning
  • auditioning
  • awakening
  • awning
  • banning
  • beginning

Example sentences of the word fastening


1. Noun, singular or mass
Place the center of the fastening system on top of the center of the storage bag.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Make them easier to grip and less floppy by fastening them in a loop.

3. Adjective
Also look for and remove any nails or other fastening materials holding the burlap in place.

2. fastening

noun. ['ˈfæsənɪŋ, ˈfæsnɪŋ'] restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place.

Synonyms

  • stopping
  • nut and bolt
  • sealing wax
  • carabiner
  • cleat
  • button
  • press stud
  • toggle
  • nail
  • fastener
  • eyelet
  • screw
  • clothespin
  • tie
  • tie-in
  • fixing
  • restraint
  • zipper
  • holdfast
  • clothes pin
  • corrugated fastener
  • cottar
  • lashing
  • seal
  • clothes peg
  • dowel pin
  • zip
  • joggle
  • locker
  • clinch
  • dowel
  • paper fastener
  • buckle
  • hook and eye
  • grummet
  • knot
  • link
  • clasp
  • snap ring
  • clip
  • cringle
  • linkup
  • pin
  • grommet
  • toggle bolt
  • constraint
  • karabiner
  • bellyband
  • wiggle nail
  • cotter
  • lock
  • slide fastener
  • zip fastener
  • catch
  • loop
  • fillet
  • snap fastener

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • hold
  • fail
  • detach
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