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To fasten or unfasten clothes

belt

verb

to fasten a piece of clothing with a belt

button

verb

to fasten something with buttons, or to be fastened with buttons

do up

if clothes do up in a particular way, they fasten in that way

fasten

verb

to close something such as a piece of clothing or a bag using the buttons, zip, clip etc on it

fasten

verb

if something such as a piece of clothing or a bag fastens in a particular way, you close it in that way

lace

verb

to tie your shoes, or to fasten something with a lace

lace

verb

to put a lace through the holes in a shoe

lace

verb

to be tied or fastened using a lace

unbutton

verb

to open the buttons on a piece of clothing

unfasten

verb

to move the part that holds something together, especially on a piece of clothing or a belt

unzip

verb

to open a piece of clothing or a bag by pulling a zip (=an object with two pieces of metal that fit together to fasten something)

zip

verb

to close or open something that has a zip

zip

verb

to be closed or opened by means of a zip

zip up

to close something that has a zip

zip up

to be closed by means of a zip

zip up

to close a zip on a piece of clothing for someone

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