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Synonyms for belay

to prevent the occurrence or continuation of a movement, action, or operation

Words related to belay

something to which a mountain climber's rope can be secured

turn a rope round an object or person in order to secure it or him

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fasten a boat to a bitt, pin, or cleat

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At both the local and international TCCs the contestants compete in five preliminary events: work climb, aerial rescue, throwline, belayed speed climb and secured footlock.
Students are harnessed and belayed to a trained instructor before one foot is lifted from the ground.
On her last try, I belayed for her and she finally reached the top.
At both the local and international TCCs, the contestants compete in five preliminary events: work climb, aerial rescue, throwline, belayed speed climb and secured footlock.
Try-A-Climb introductory half-hour climb belayed by an instructor is $10.