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Synonyms for tack

Synonyms for tack

a method used in dealing with something

an often sudden change or departure, as in a trend

Synonyms for tack

the heading or position of a vessel relative to the trim of its sails

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a short nail with a sharp point and a large head

(nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind

(nautical) the act of changing tack

sailing a zigzag course

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turn into the wind

sew together loosely, with large stitches

fix to

reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)

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Brown also noted that Cohber had recently installed a digital inkjet press that Canfield & Tack had been looking at, so there were some unexpected synergies as well.
Therefore, solid content shall be as high as possible while maintaining a satisfying tack value, printability, and drying rate.
The goods were recovered and Tack, of Hawthorne Terrace in Crosland Moor, admitted stealing.
For example, the general surgical procedure of Argus II array implantation was to perform a 3-port pars plana vitrectomy, followed by array insertion through a 5.2 mm sclerotomy and retinal tack fixation [16].
Sarah added: "There was about 300 tacks, it's disgusting.
Stole a Big Bite at 7-11." Tack pokes the extension pole into Hector's chest.
According to the company, the unique mechanical design of the Tack implant allows it to be used in arteries ranging from 1.5 mm to 4.5 mm in diameter.
Samples of the metal stuck to the Blu Tack and were collected for analysis.
The Tack App allows users to utilize the hard drive on their computers as a cloud-enabled drive.
A GREAT-grandad tried to stick pictures on a wall using a lump of plastic explosive he mistook for Blu Tack.
Tacking is another way to state the priority issue: It allows a mark's owner to "tack on" the prior use of the old format to the use of the new format to achieve priority of use over a rival.
(NYSE: NQ) has entered into a non-binding memorandum of understanding to sell its FL Mobile unit to Cayman Islands-based Tack Fiori International Group Ltd.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-December 19, 2014-NQ Mobile proposes sale of FL Mobile to Tack Fiori International Group Limited
Tack the dough to the work surface with your fingers along one of the longer edges - it's easier if you tack the edge closest to you.