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1. rivet

verb. ['ˈrɪvət'] direct one's attention on something.

Synonyms

  • cogitate
  • recall
  • engross
  • centre
  • listen
  • hear
  • cerebrate
  • zoom in
  • focus
  • center
  • steep
  • soak up
  • immerse
  • absorb
  • plunge
  • take heed
  • engulf
  • concentrate
  • think

Antonyms

  • obscurity
  • soften
  • indistinctness
  • softness

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Words that Rhyme with Rivet

  • mcdivitt
  • mcdivett
  • privott
  • pivot
  • civet

Example sentences of the word rivet


1. Noun, singular or mass
This is what the rivet will look like on the inside of the bag.

2. Verb, base form
Overlap strips to make a rectangle 3 1/2 inches by 13 inches, and rivet strips together.

3. Adjective
These diameters refer to the thickness of the rivet portion of the fastener.

2. rivet

noun. ['ˈrɪvət'] ornament consisting of a circular rounded protuberance (as on a vault or shield or belt).

Synonyms

  • stud
  • ornamentation
  • decoration

Antonyms

  • bore
  • disobey
  • skew
  • blur

3. rivet

noun. ['ˈrɪvət'] heavy pin having a head at one end and the other end being hammered flat after being passed through holes in the pieces that are fastened together.

Synonyms

  • clinch

Antonyms

  • forget
  • give

4. rivet

verb. ['ˈrɪvət'] hold (someone's attention).

Synonyms

  • focus
  • center
  • occupy
  • engross
  • absorb
  • centre
  • concentrate
  • engage

Antonyms

  • peripheral
  • right
  • left
  • horizontal

5. rivet

verb. ['ˈrɪvət'] fasten with a rivet or rivets.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • fasten

Antonyms

  • inclined
  • gradual
  • ascent
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