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Synonyms for fasten

to join one thing to another

to make fast or firmly fixed, as by means of a cord or rope

to make secure

to implant so deeply as to make change nearly impossible

to ascribe (a misdeed or an error, for example) to

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Porter's study allows an entry to the whole mental world, one neglected corner of which Carter has fastened upon.
In fact, Yellin's passion is not very different from that of the "official" biographers in the Victorian era who fastened upon character, respectability, and duty as reinforcements for their own cultural beliefs.
And when, at last, you were reconciled, his dark lips fastened upon your closed mouth and his body contorted in a rough embrace, you bore him the child he had conceived.