Synonyms for strap

Synonyms for (noun) strap

Synonyms: strap

Definition: whip consisting of a strip of leather used in flogging

Similar words: whip

Definition: an instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping

Synonyms: strap

Definition: an elongated leather strip (or a strip of similar material) for binding things together or holding something in position

Similar words: leather strip

Definition: implement consisting of a strip of leather

Synonyms: strap, shoulder strap

Definition: a band that goes over the shoulder and supports a garment or bag

Similar words: band

Definition: a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)

Synonyms: strap

Definition: hanger consisting of a loop of leather suspended from the ceiling of a bus or train; passengers hold onto it

Similar words: hanger

Definition: anything from which something can be hung

Synonyms for (verb) strap

Synonyms: strap

Definition: secure (a sprained joint) with a strap

Similar words: fix, fasten, secure

Definition: cause to be firmly attached

Usage: fasten the lock onto the door; she fixed her gaze on the man

Synonyms: strap

Definition: sharpen with a strap

Usage: strap a razor

Similar words: sharpen

Definition: make sharp or sharper

Usage: sharpen the knives

Synonyms: strap

Definition: tie with a strap

Similar words: tie, bind

Definition: fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord

Usage: They tied their victim to the chair

Synonyms: slash, welt, whip, lash, lather, strap, trounce, flog

Definition: beat severely with a whip or rod

Usage: The teacher often flogged the students; The children were severely trounced

Similar words: work over, beat, beat up

Definition: give a beating to; subject to a beating, either as a punishment or as an act of aggression

Usage: Thugs beat him up when he walked down the street late at night; The teacher used to beat the students

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