Antonyms for nail:
Synonyms for nail:
nut, trump, come into.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
clamp, anchor, strap, binding, ligament, braid, bond, knot, bracket, cleat, tack, hinge, vise, pin, rivet, rabbet, fastener, Vinculum, cinch, catch, medium, seal, knitting, clinch, hawser, twine, glue, grapnel, hitch, band, stitch, buckle, snap, weld, mediator, connector, stay, paste, clasp, closure, latch, splice, hasp, cement, spike, go-between, tie, hook, cotter, agent, skewer, string, binder, staple, bonding, clip, brad, zipper, link, lock, suture, cincture, guy, chain, belt, thread, coupling, mucilage, button, middleman, fastening, fuse, bolt, lace, brace.
taking into custody (noun)
capture, arrest (verb)
fasten, fix with pointed object (verb)
Usage examples for nail:
- " As a blessed door- nail," said Sal, cheerfully. - "The Mystery of a Hansom Cab", Fergus Hume.
- I rose to the situation, papers were signed then and there, and Dacotah Dick paid me my advance on the nail. - "A Galahad of the Creeks; The Widow Lamport", S. (Sidney) Levett-Yeats.
- Mary Erskine accordingly finished her packing, and Albert went to it, to nail the cover on. - "Mary Erskine", Jacob Abbott.