[ verb ] cause to be firmly attached
"fasten the lock onto the door" "she fixed her gaze on the man"
Used in print(Robert Penn Warren, Wilderness....)
The form was swathed in an army blanket , much patched , fastened at the neck with a cord .
unfasten attach tie hang screw lock clamp sew lodge anchor clinch lock_up tack bind anchor hook latch zip_up bar picket pin rig wire buckle entrench cable bitt hasp spike moor clinch moor string belt crank grout button chock noose cinch rope_up cement bight staple rivet brad belay belay cramp hang stake coapt cleat brooch joint trench stay joggle velcro toggle chain garter strap fastener fastener fastening
[ verb ] attach to
"They fastened various nicknames to each other"