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Synonyms of batten

Noun


1. batting, batten, stuffing

usage: stuffing made of rolls or sheets of cotton wool or synthetic fiber

2. batten, strip

usage: a strip fixed to something to hold it firm

Verb


1. batten, batten down, secure, strengthen, beef up, fortify

usage: furnish with battens; "batten ships"

2. batten, strengthen, beef up, fortify

usage: secure with battens; "batten down a ship's hatches"

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