verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of fasten
OTHER WORDS FROM fastenre·fas·ten, verb (used with object)well-fastened, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for fasten
She had on a blue boy-coat, and to the right lapel was fastened a three-inch red cloth 9, Howe's number.
The cane, K K, is fastened by thread as in the diagram; the thread can pass through a hole in the cork.Toy-Making in School and Home|Ruby Kathleen Polkinghorne and Mabel Irene Rutherford Polkinghorne
The last mail had come in and the published orders were fastened on the bulletin board.Betty at Fort Blizzard|Molly Elliot Seawell
But now they noticed that over the mail-clerk's desk there had been fastened a small envelope.The Black Star Passes|John W Campbell