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Definitions and Synonyms of batten | Another word for batten | What is batten?

Definition 1: a strip fixed to something to hold it firm - [noun denoting artifact]

(batten is a kind of ...) thin piece of wood or metal

Definition 2: stuffing made of rolls or sheets of cotton wool or synthetic fiber - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for batten in the sense of this definition

(batten is a kind of ...) padding put in mattresses and cushions and upholstered furniture

Definition 3: secure with battens - [verb of contact]

Samples where batten or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • batten down a ship's hatches

(batten is a kind of ...) make strong or stronger

"This exercise will strengthen your upper body" "strengthen the relations between the two countries"

Definition 4: furnish with battens - [verb of contact]

Samples where batten or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • batten ships

Synonyms for batten in the sense of this definition

(batten is a kind of ...) make strong or stronger

"This exercise will strengthen your upper body" "strengthen the relations between the two countries"

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