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  Words related to rivet

Related / Similar Words: stud, concentrate, focus, center, centre, pore

 

Definition:
  • heavy pin having a head at one end and the other end being hammered flat after being passed through holes in the pieces that are fastened together;
  • ornament consisting of a circular rounded protuberance (as on a vault or shield or belt);
  • direct one''s attention on something; "Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies";
  • hold (someone''s attention); "The discovery of the skull riveted the paleontologists";
  • fasten with a rivet or rivets;

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    Hyponyms: steep, immerse, engulf, plunge, engross, absorb, soak up, recall, think, zoom in, listen, hear, take heed

     

    Grouped Verbs: concentrate, focus, center, centre, pore

     

    Derivational Morphology: dot, stud, constellate, center, center of attention, focus, focusing, focussing, direction, centering, concentration, engrossment, absorption, immersion, assiduity, assiduousness, riveter, rivetter, riveting machine

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 鉚釘   Dutch: klinknagel  
    Finnish: niitti   German: Niet  
    Greek: καρφί   Hungarian: szegecs  
    Italian: ribattino   Japanese: リベット  
    Korean: 리베트   Polish: nit  
    Portuguese: rebite   Romanian: nit  
    Russian: заклепка   Spanish: remache  
    Turkish: perçin  
     
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