Synonyms for (verb) fasten

Synonyms: tighten, fasten

Definition: make tight or tighter

Usage: Tighten the wire

Similar words: alter, change, modify

Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue


Synonyms: fasten

Definition: attach to

Usage: They fastened various nicknames to each other

Similar words: attach

Definition: cause to be attached


Synonyms: fix, fasten, secure

Definition: cause to be firmly attached

Usage: fasten the lock onto the door; she fixed her gaze on the man

Similar words: attach

Definition: cause to be attached


Synonyms: fasten

Definition: become fixed or fastened

Usage: This dress fastens in the back

Similar words: attach

Definition: become attached

Usage: The spider's thread attached to the window sill