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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the part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key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 Fletcher model CHDDR-AC is a remote dual-boom bolter, which removes operators from the face area.
Ms Bolter said he complimented her on her looks, propositioned her and then tried to kiss her over dinner.
But she did not deliver--and as Leanne approached 24 weeks, Bolter explained, Leanne was put on complete bed rest at a new hospital (Singleton Hospital in Swansea) and received steroid injections to help Willow's lungs.
After taking on that fuel and waiting out several attempts for the Hornet to get aboard, we came in for another teeth-jarring, spark-filled bolter.
Bolter said: "Although electric propulsion systems have been flown in space before, this system has a very high efficiency and we will be using it for a very long time.
Compton Bolter has a good draw and, as always, I expect him to give a good account.
The Bolter indicated his time was not far away when third behind the brilliant Mubtaker at Newbury last weekend.
Bolter became just the second coach in Littlerock history in February, taking over for Tammie Furman, who left to coach at the new Knight High.
In winning on Compton Bolter in the Listed betfair.
Hydramatic manufactures a wide range of bolting machines -- mobile bolters, longwall face bolters (LFB), rib bolters and roof bolters.
If a reader chose to click a mouse on either of the highlighted words, she would see another screen appear that might, for instance, include this paragraph describing the physical properties of hypertext or receive a brief biography on Jay David Bolter.
Jay Bolter maintains that every writing technology produces its own "writing space," which is also a reading space.
A professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology, Bolter teaches in the English Department and has a keen interest in computers.
Sandvik (STO:SAND) has signed contracts including 21 bolter miners with the Chinese company Shenhua Shendong.