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To fasten or join one thing to another - thesaurus

Synonyms

fasten

verb

to fix one thing to another using something such as string or nails so that it is held firmly in position

fix

verb

to fasten something somewhere so that it cannot move

attach

verb

to fasten or join one thing to another

clip

verb

to fasten one thing to another using a small object

connect

verb

to join two things together

tie

verb

to use something such as string to fasten several things together

join

verb

to connect two things

secure

verb

formal to hold something firmly in place by tying or fastening it

pin

verb

to fasten something, or to hold it in place using pins

screw

verb

to fasten one thing to another using screws

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affix

verb

formal to fasten something to something else

anchor

verb

to fix something firmly somewhere

bale

verb

to tightly tie a large quantity of something such as paper, cotton fibers, or hay in order to store or send it somewhere

bind

verb

to tie a number of things together

bind

verb

to fasten the pages of a book together and put a cover on it

bolt

verb

to fasten two things together using a bolt

bracket

verb

to attach or support something using wooden, metal, or plastic brackets

bundle

verb

to put things into groups and wrap or tie them together

clamp

verb

to put or hold something firmly in position

clamp

verb

to hold two things together using a clamp

clip

verb

to be fastened to something using a small object

clip

verb

to be pressed, or to press something, into position so that it makes a quick loud sound

clip-on

adjective

fastening to something using a clip

conjoin

verb

very formal to join together, or to make things join together

connective

adjective

formal joining things together

connect up

to join several things or places together

couple

verb

if one vehicle or part of a machine is coupled to another, they are joined so that they work together

entwine

verb

to connect one thing very closely with another

fasten

verb

to become fixed to an object or surface and held firmly in position

fit together

if you fit things together, you join them in the right way to make something

fuse

verb

if two substances fuse, or if you fuse them, they become joined to form one thing

graft

verb

to add something and make it become a part of another thing

hang

verb

to attach a picture, mirror, etc. onto a wall

hang

verb

to put a door into position

hitch

verb

to fasten something such as a trailer to the back of a car

hitch

verb

to fasten a horse to something such as a post or wagon

hook

verb

to fix or hang something to something else, or to be fastened to something else, especially by a hook or by a similar part

interconnect

verb

to connect two things to or with each other, or to be connected to or with each other

interlink

verb

to connect different things with each other, or to be connected with each other

interlock

verb

to join things together by means of parts that fit into other parts, or to be joined together in this way

interweave

verb

to closely connect or mix different things together, or to be closely connected or mixed together

knock together

to make two rooms or buildings into one room or building by removing a wall that separates them

label

verb

to put a label on an object

lash

verb

to tie something firmly to something else, or to tie two things together firmly using a rope

link

verb

to connect things together so that they stay attached

link (someone/something) up

to make a connection between two or more things

link (someone/something) up

to connect one thing or person to another

lock

verb

to lock or fix something firmly in a particular position

make something fast

to fix something somewhere so that it cannot move

mount

verb

to attach something firmly in a particular place or position

mount

verb

to attach a picture, photograph, etc. onto a piece of stiff paper

nail

verb

to attach one thing to another with a nail or nails

nail down

to attach something firmly in position with a nail or nails

nail up

to attach something to a wall with a nail or nails

peg

verb

to fasten something or keep something in position with pegs

pin up

to attach a picture to a wall

put up

to fix a picture or notice onto an upright structure such as a wall

put up

to fix a shelf or cupboard onto a wall

rejoin

verb

to attach two things together again after they have come apart

rivet

verb

to join two things together with rivets

rope

verb

to tie people or things together with a piece of rope

slot together

to fit together exactly, or to fit things together exactly

solder

verb

to join two metal surfaces together using solder

staple

verb

to fasten pieces of paper together with a staple

stick

verb

to attach one thing to another, especially using a sticky substance such as glue

strap

verb

to hold or keep someone or something in position by tying a strap around them

string

verb

to pass a string through several things in order to make a chain

tab

verb

to attach a small label to a page or document

tack

verb

to fix something somewhere with a small nail

tack

verb

to fix a piece of paper somewhere by pushing a short pin with a large round top through it into a soft surface. The usual British word is pin

tag

verb

to attach a small piece of paper or other material to something to give information about it

tether

verb

to tie an animal or object to something so that it will stay in a particular area

thread

verb

to connect objects by putting a thread through them

tie

verb

to fasten something in a particular place using something such as rope

tie up with

to connect something with something else

union

noun

the state of being joined together

weld

verb

to join two pieces of metal by heating them and pressing them together, or to become joined by this process

wire

verb

to join things together using wire

yoke

verb

if people, animals, or things are yoked, or are yoked together, they are connected or joined

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