Definition Of fasten


close or join securely.

fasten your seat belts

Example Of fasten

  • "Please fasten your seatbelt and prepare for take-off, " the operator announced.

  • fasten your seat belts

  • A blue plaque fastened into the wall publicises the office's past as the dining room in the home of journalist Henry Morton Stanley.

  • A scolex, or a hold-fast organ, on the anterior end of the tapeworm fastens to the intestinal walls.

  • After they entered, he turned and securely fastened the various bolts which lined the edge of the door.

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