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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

Related Words

succeed in obtaining a position

locate exactly


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complete a pass

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B) run his nails down the chalkboard in your basement family room.
Support for AAL-1 CBR means that the LA-140 nails down bandwidth for mission-critical applications end-to-end across the ATM network, while DB-CES frees up bandwidth for data when voice channels are not in use.
The Benach group's report is the first that "nails down" the role of a mammalian protein in an insect, says microbiologist Kathleen A.
But the attacker backed off, clutching his face in agony, when she raked her half-inch nails down his cheek.