Thesaurus

straps

noun
plural of strap

Synonyms of straps

(Entry 1 of 2)

a narrow and usually flat piece of a material that is used for fastening, holding together, or wrapping something
  • She had the nervous habit of fiddling with the strap of her watch.

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for straps

straps

verb
present tense third-person singular of strap

Synonyms & Antonyms of straps (Entry 2 of 2)

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About straps

Thesaurus Entries Near straps

strapping

straps

strata

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Straps.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/straps. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on straps

Nglish: Translation of straps for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of straps for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!