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Synonyms for bolt

Synonyms for bolt

Synonyms for bolt

a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder

a sliding bar in a breech-loading firearm that ejects an empty cartridge and replaces it and closes the breech

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the part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key

the act of moving with great haste

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a roll of cloth or wallpaper of a definite length

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a sudden abandonment (as from a political party)

move or jump suddenly

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secure or lock with a bolt

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swallow hastily

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leave suddenly and as if in a hurry

eat hastily without proper chewing

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make or roll into bolts

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in a rigid manner

directly

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The position of the bolt face is changing with each movement.
Bolt, who has won eight Olympic and 11 world championship gold medals, is planning to quit the track after competing in the 100m and 4x100m relay in London.
I expect Bolt sales to ramp up further over the next few months, because a lot of U.
In the case of double-shear joints such as steel-wood-steel, possible load carrying capacities of the connection (Z) along with its failure modes are summarized in Table 1, where Fe is the dowel bearing strength of timber, t the wood member thickness, d and Myb are diameter and bending yield moment of bolt, respectively.
The former Bayern Munich team doctor has worked wonders as Bolt yet again outpaced the world in the 100m.
Johnson Rice & Company LLC is acting as exclusive financial advisor and Levett Rockwood PC and Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP as legal counsel to Bolt, while McGuireWoods LLP is acting as legal counsel to Teledyne.
I haven't even had a traffic ticket," Bolt told the judge.
He was out of the blocks well and just as it looked as if Gatlin might be closing, Bolt pulled clear to reclaim the title he lost after a false start in the final in Daegu two years ago.
Micromax had introduced the Bolt-series last month with the launch of the Bolt A35.
I use short, standard, and magnum actions, rifles with 90-degree bolt lift, others with 54- or 60-degree bolt lift, bolt handles with round knobs, flattened knobs, and butter-knife handles.
However, Hills still believe it will be the Bolt and Blake show, with Bolt beating Blake the Usain Bolt 11/8 to win and 200m Olympics.
The term bolt provides a quick way to differentiate between vertical bows and crossbows.
The BOLT Android version, currently in private beta, leverages the powerful BOLT Cloud Computing architecture to provide a modern, visual Web experience, better network management and new revenue opportunities to carriers.
The bolt state is particularly important because of the great influence on the behaviour of the connection.