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rivet

verb

Synonyms of rivet

to fix (as one's attention) steadily toward a central objective
  • everyone riveted their eyes on the trick that the magician was performing on stage

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The first known use of rivet was in the 15th century

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“Rivet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rivet. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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