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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

References in classic literature ?
Dropping of its own accord upon his exit (or perhaps purposely closed), it had become fastened by the spring; and it was the retention of this spring which had been mistaken by the police for that of the nail, - farther inquiry being thus considered unnecessary.
Until recently, painted nails with traditional shades dominated the Korean market.
Careful observation of the affected nails in regard to thickness, colour, texture, shape and surface can simplify identification.
Take a look at Teen Vogue, and you'll see numerous examples of how nails have become a statement-making fashion accessory, especially for younger consumers.
With winter setting in, nails take a pummelling from the dropping temperature outdoors and the dry atmosphere indoors," said Pupinder Ghatora, pharmacist and co-founder of Ingenious Beauty.
This month, we present to you the easiest and sure shot ways to make your nails the talk of the town, that too without breaking the bank!
They also observed the characteristics of psoriatic nails were pitting, discoloration, onycholysis and subungual hyperkeratosis, as well as crumbling and grooving of nails and splinter hemorrhages.
The category has been battered by a variety of factors ranging from the rise of gels, which take women out of the replenishment cycle longer, to the fact that salon prices are so competitive that women do their nails at home less often.
Fungi-Nail Toe & Foot antifungal treats the exposed fungus around the nail, while Fungi-Nail Nailner cosmetic nail renewal formula will help to improve the appearance of damaged and discolored nails, the company states.
To apply to glitzy coating, first, paint the nails with a base coat of clear polish.
Whenever I met someone with a gorgeous mani, I'd look at my own imperfect 10 - jagged edges, scruffy cuticles, hangnails poking out, God-only-knows-what under the nails - and feel like sitting on my hands in shame.
Even the shortest nails look chic after you've used a 4-way buffer block (a couple of quid at chemists) to smooth out ridges and shine up the surface,' says Vernice.
Check out the top 3 nail art designs for New Year's Eve parties.
My nails looked healthier and pinker, while the tips looked noticeably whiter, so much so, I received a couple of compliments on my 'natural nails'.
One coat and my nails beds and tips look exactly how I'd want them to look when I'm not wearing a coloured varnish - pinker nails and whiter tips.