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Synonyms for nail

Synonyms for nail

to gain possession of, especially after a struggle or chase

Synonyms for nail

horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits

a former unit of length for cloth equal to 1/16 of a yard

attach something somewhere by means of nails

take into custody

hit hard

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succeed in obtaining a position

locate exactly


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complete a pass

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And while no one is talking in terms of Italian dirty tricks, let's just say Mark wants to make sure everything is nailed down before Wales go out there.
We've nailed down a great bargain for every reader.
To help - yourself to whatever isn't nailed down or covered by a security camera.
Francisco Rodriguez nailed down his 24th save despite giving up two walks.
1979: A `horror from theHotties' was finally nailed down as one of the nastiest fish in the world: angler Brian Ellis landed an albino Clarias Batrachus in St Helens canal.
The researchers also haven't nailed down the best age at which to administer the DNA vaccine to people.
Bethany McLean: The reporter who persevered and blew the whistle on Enron's shady accounting, offers advice to women on the verge of a brave move: "Trust your gut but also have your facts nailed down.
Delphic standout: Grace Brethren of Simi Valley's Jennifer Irvine pitched a no-hitter in a 5-0 victory over Marshall Fundamental of Pasadena that nailed down the Delphic League title.
PARENTS claim their children's lives are being put at risk after school bosses nailed down windows.
The case for a trans-Pacific migration is not completely nailed down, the authors acknowledge, since a remote possibility still exists of a hidden East Pacific nesting ground whose the turtles have the same DNA sequences.
All of us put a lot of hard work into this transaction and made sure all the details were nailed down to ensure that it's a winning situation for the First Federal, Exchange Underwriters and their employees and customers," said Gerald C.
Chivas USA midfielder John O'Brien made his first appearance since last August, and winger Steve Ralston - who scored the goal that nailed down the U.
He nailed down all the windows and put aluminum foil over them in Omaha, Nebraska.
Glasgow City Council admit they have nailed down rotten windows to stop them falling in, because they cannot afford to replace them.