makefast

noun

make·​fast ˈmāk-ˌfast How to pronounce makefast (audio)
: something (such as a post or buoy) to which a boat can be fastened

Word History

First Known Use

1898, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of makefast was in 1898

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“Makefast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/makefast. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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