HyperDic: cleat

English > 5 senses of the word cleat:
NOUNartifactcleata metal or leather projection (as from the sole of a shoe)
artifactcleata fastener (usually with two projecting horns) around which a rope can be secured
artifactcleata strip of wood or metal used to strengthen the surface to which it is attached
VERBpossessioncleatprovide with cleats
contactcleatsecure on a cleat
cleat > pronunciation
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English > cleat: 5 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA metal or leather projection (as from the sole of a shoe); prevents slipping.
Part ofcleatsshoes with leather or metal projections on the soles
Narrowercalk, calkinA metal cleat on the bottom front of a horseshoe to prevent slipping
BroaderprojectionAny structure that branches out from a central support
Spanishabrazadera, cuchillero, manija
Verbscleatprovide with cleats
English > cleat: 5 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA fastener (usually with two projecting horns) around which a rope can be secured.
Broaderfastener, fastening, holdfast, fixingrestraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
Spanishabrazadera, cornamusa, fiador
Catalanabraçadora
Verbscleatsecure on a cleat
English > cleat: 5 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA strip of wood or metal used to strengthen the surface to which it is attached.
BroaderstripThin piece of wood or metal
English > cleat: 5 senses > verb 1, possession
MeaningProvide with cleats.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"cleat running shoes for better traction"
Broadersupply, provide, render, furnishGive something useful or necessary to
Spanishacuñar
Nounscleata metal or leather projection (as from the sole of a shoe)
English > cleat: 5 senses > verb 2, contact
MeaningSecure on a cleat.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"cleat a line"
Broaderfasten, fix, secureCause to be firmly attached
Nounscleata fastener (usually with two projecting horns) around which a rope can be secured

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