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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyfasten up
he/she/itfastens up
present participlefastening up
past tensefastened up
past participlefastened up

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  1. same as fasten (sense 1)

    It’s getting cold out, so fasten up your coat.

See also main entry: fasten


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