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Synonyms for batten

Synonyms for batten

to make a large profit

Synonyms for batten

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

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a strip fixed to something to hold it firm

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furnish with battens

secure with battens

References in classic literature ?
From under the hatches of sin, battened down above you by the evil one.
I tell you that the hour is come, when we must rally round one another as One united power, and crumble into dust the oppressors that too long have battened upon the plunder of our families, upon the sweat of our brows, upon the labour of our hands, upon the strength of our sinews, upon the God- created glorious rights of Humanity, and upon the holy and eternal privileges of Brotherhood
First the wall has to be battened with timber and then layers of foam strips sandwiched between the wall and the batten.