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

Definition 1: something to which a mountain climber's rope can be secured - [noun denoting object]

(belay is a kind of ...) the part of a rock formation that appears above the surface of the surrounding land

Definition 2: fasten a boat to a bitt, pin, or cleat - [verb of contact]

(belay is a kind of ...) cause to be firmly attached

"fasten the lock onto the door" "she fixed her gaze on the man"

Definition 3: turn a rope round an object or person in order to secure it or him - [verb of contact]

(belay is a kind of ...) cause to be firmly attached

"fasten the lock onto the door" "she fixed her gaze on the man"

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