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Synonyms for batten
ˈbæt n

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. batting, batten(noun)

    stuffing made of rolls or sheets of cotton wool or synthetic fiber

    Synonyms:
    batting

  2. batten(verb)

    a strip fixed to something to hold it firm

    Synonyms:
    batting

  3. batten, batten down, secure(verb)

    furnish with battens

    "batten ships"

    Synonyms:
    fasten, plug, stop up, batten down, procure, guarantee, ensure, insure, assure, fix, secure

  4. batten(verb)

    secure with battens

    "batten down a ship's hatches"

    Synonyms:
    batten down, secure

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. batten(n.)

    Synonyms:
    thin strip

  2. batten(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    fasten with battens

  3. batten(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    fatten, make fat

  4. batten(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    grow fat

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. batten(v)

    Synonyms:
    fatten

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How to use batten in a sentence?

  1. Ethan Berkowitz:

    We know there is a Covid storm coming, this is our time to batten down.

  2. Mick Fleetwood:

    No matter what - rehearsed, under-rehearsed, over-rehearsed, doubts about rehearsing - the first gig is always the first gig, and you put on your little praying hat, batten down the hatch, and do what you do.

  3. Marquis de Sade:

    Wolves which batten upon lambs, lambs consumed by wolves, the strong who immolate the weak, the weak victims of the strong: there you have Nature, there you have her intentions, there you have her scheme: a perpetual action and reaction, a host of vices, a host of virtues, in one word, a perfect equilibrium resulting from the equality of good and evil on earth.

  4. Operation Warp Speed:

    This is our time to batten down.

  5. Andy Forster:

    For the last couple of years, it's been more about batten down the hatches and cost control. They may be changing the focus slightly now.

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Translations for batten

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  • угоявам, дъскаBulgarian
  • filete, mejorar, aprovecharseSpanish
  • lihoa, mässäillä, vahvistua, listoittaa, lista, rima, voimistua, latta, lihottaaFinnish
  • 잔뜩 먹다Korean
  • bee níkʼíʼníltłish, bee ákʼíʼníltłishíNavajo, Navaho
  • listwaPolish
  • дра́нка, задраивать, доска́, ре́йка, пла́нкаRussian

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