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Correct spelling:
fastening
Definition:
The act of making fast.

Synonyms:

adjective
joining
connecting.
noun
act
attachment, fastening.
artifact
fastener, fastening, fixing, holdfast.
catch
clasp, fastener, hook, lock.
connection
conjointment, partnerhip.
fastener
agent, anchor, band, belt, binder, bolt, bond, brace, bracket, brad, braid, buckle, button, catch, cement, chain, cinch, cincture, clamp, clasp, cleat, clinch, clip, closure, connector, cotter, fastener, fuse, glue, go-between, grapnel, guy, hasp, hawser, hinge, hitch, hook, knitting, knot, lace, latch, ligament, link, lock, mediator, medium, middleman, mucilage, nail, paste, pin, rabbet, rivet, seal, skewer, snap, spike, splice, staple, stay, stitch, strap, string, suture, tack, thread, tie, twine, vise, weld, zipper, Vinculum.
fastening
attachment, fastener, fixing, holdfast.
grip
grapnel, handclasp, handgrip, handhold, handshake, grapnels, handholds, handgrips, crushings, handclasps, handshakes.
verb
attaching
abutting, binding, bonding, connecting, coupling, joining, merging, splicing, sticking, wedding, Adhering, Affixing, Annexing, Attaching, Clinging, Hitching, Marrying, Relating, juxtaposing.
closing
blocking, closing, jamming, locking, sealing, shutting, stopping, Barricading, Bolting, Latching, Securing.
fastening
basting, braiding, lacing, lashing, sewing, stitching, strapping, suturing, tacking, tying, weaving, welding, Bracketing, Buckling, Cementing, Chaining, Clinching, Fusing, Gluing, Hinging, Knotting, Linking, Pasting, Plaiting, Tethering, Staying, Stringing, zipping.
Examples of usage:
  1. The girl, hurrying along the corridor, fastening her coat as she came, stopped dead at the sight of him and a look of annoyance came to her face. – Jack O' Judgment by Edgar Wallace
  2. He made a great fuss fastening up everything. – Marcia Schuyler by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  3. This our heroine knew from the circumstance of finding a slight fastening of the outer door in the precise situation in which she had left it with her own hands. – Jack Tier or The Florida Reef by James Fenimore Cooper
  4. Had all the doors and windows been open, no object so large as a man could possibly have entered or left the room without our observing him; but the windows were closed and fastened, with the exception of the east window, which, as you may see for yourself, is open some six inches or so, in which position it is secured by the spring fastening. – The-Darrow-Enigma by Severy, Melvin Linwood
  5. A vague idea which he had of examining its fastening was dismissed. – Lost in the Fog by James De Mille

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