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Synonyms for strap
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. strap(noun)

    an elongated leather strip (or a strip of similar material) for binding things together or holding something in position

    Synonyms:
    shoulder strap

    Antonyms:
    unstrap

  2. strap(noun)

    hanger consisting of a loop of leather suspended from the ceiling of a bus or train; passengers hold onto it

    Synonyms:
    shoulder strap

    Antonyms:
    unstrap

  3. strap, shoulder strap(noun)

    a band that goes over the shoulder and supports a garment or bag

    Synonyms:
    shoulder strap

    Antonyms:
    unstrap

  4. strap(verb)

    whip consisting of a strip of leather used in flogging

    Synonyms:
    shoulder strap

    Antonyms:
    unstrap

  5. strap(verb)

    tie with a strap

    Synonyms:
    whip, trounce, flog, lash, slash, lather, welt

    Antonyms:
    unstrap

  6. flog, welt, whip, lather, lash, slash, strap, trounce(verb)

    beat severely with a whip or rod

    "The teacher often flogged the students"; "The children were severely trounced"

    Synonyms:
    lambast, chide, welt, whip, convulse, crush, vanquish, blister, beat out, thresh, rack up, scald, slash, beat, reproof, trounce, flog, berate, jactitate, chew out, cut down, have words, lambaste, thresh about, bawl out, dress down, thrash about, take to task, worst, chew up, call down, lather, cane, thrash, toss, soap, reprimand, scold, lash, mop up, rebuke, whisk, jaw, rag, gash, pip, call on the carpet, remonstrate, lecture, shell

    Antonyms:
    unstrap

  7. strap(verb)

    sharpen with a strap

    "strap a razor"

    Synonyms:
    whip, trounce, flog, lash, slash, lather, welt

    Antonyms:
    unstrap

  8. strap(verb)

    secure (a sprained joint) with a strap

    Synonyms:
    whip, trounce, flog, lash, slash, lather, welt

    Antonyms:
    unstrap

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. strap(n.)

    Synonyms:
    thong

  2. strap(n.)

    Synonyms:
    strop, razor-strap, razor-strop

  3. strap(n.)

    Synonyms:
    ligature, tie, band

  4. strap(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    whip (with a strap)

  5. strap(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    bind (with a strap), fasten

  6. strap(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    strop, sharpen (on a strap)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. strap(n)

    Synonyms:
    thong, strop, leash

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    correa, webbing, belt, jugular, clamp, bracelet, straps, girth, thong

How to pronounce strap?

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How to say strap in sign language?

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How to use strap in a sentence?

  1. Jesse Jackson:

    A check or credit card, a Gucci bag strap, anything of value will do. Give as you live.

  2. Mohammed Shafiq:

    If you are a boy, they will brainwash you, strap bombs to your body and blow you up, if you are a girl, they will enslave and abuse you.

  3. Robert McIntyre:

    Nothing is nailed into the tree. So there's a tripod that we strap to the tree and the feet of this tripod are made of neoprene, so they mold to the bark. So once you've taken the step down, there's no sign it was ever up. And it doesn't bruise the tree underneath the bark.

  4. Veryan Khan:

    The cartoon image is a clear rendering of the Islamic State’s execution by Jihad John of journalist James Foley in 2014 - even down to the gun strap Jihadi John wore, which is recreated in the image of the US flag.

  5. Jessie Holeva:

    Personally, I love the fact that you can always get a new strap and switch things up to suit your style.


Translations for strap

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • pásek, obtahovací řemen, ramínkoCzech
  • Riemen, AchselklappeGerman
  • ιμάντας, λουρί, λουρίδαGreek
  • rimenoEsperanto
  • tiranteSpanish
  • courroie, lanière, sangle, bandoulièreFrench
  • iallScottish Gaelic
  • reggetta, frustare, cinghia, affilare, listella, fascetta, bretella, moietta, bandoliera, correggia, striscia di cuoio, prendere a cinghiate, affastellare, frusta, coramella, striscia, spallina, piattina, cinturinoItalian
  • 肩章Japanese
  • kahakiMāori
  • riemDutch
  • faixa, cinta, lingote, limaPortuguese
  • ремешок, погон, бретелька, ремень, лямка, полоскаRussian
  • remeňSlovak
  • bälte, strigel, band, axelband, remsa, remSwedish

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