Commentary: Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] FASTEN NP2[patient[concrete]] (ADVP[manner]) NP1[topic[concrete]] FASTEN (ADVP[manner])
Fasten the lock onto the door.
John fastened the sheaf of papers with staples.
This dress fastens in the back.
Fasten the wire around the pole.
Please fasten the buttons carefully - the costume is very old.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 4
Commentary: Includes: FASTEN ON Syntax Includes: NP1[agent] FASTEN NP2[patient[abstract]] (ADVP[manner]) NP1[topic] FASTEN PP
These ideas fasten together nicely.
She fastened her gaze on the man.
Mr. Rahn was poiting out an elephant rumbling through Wall Street
while conventional wisdom had fastened on the UAL flea.
He fastened on the new subject matter very quickly, discarding his
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3
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