Word:

Fastness

Fast´ness
n.1.The state of being fast and firm; firmness; fixedness; security; faithfulness.
All . . . places of fastness [are] laid open.
- Sir J. Davies.
2.A fast place; a stronghold; a fortress or fort; a secure retreat; a castle; as, the enemy retired to their fastnesses in the mountains.
3.Conciseness of style.
4.The state of being fast or swift.
Noun1.fastness - a rate (usually rapid) at which something happens; "the project advanced with gratifying speed"
Synonyms: swiftness, speed
2.fastness - the quality of being fixed in place
3.fastness - a strongly fortified defensive structure
Synonyms: stronghold
acceleration, deceleration, execution speed, fast, graduality, gradualness, haste, hastiness, hurriedness, hurry, pace, precipitation, rate, retardation, slow, slowing, speed, swiftness
Translate Fastness to German, Translate Fastness to French
Browse
Fastener
Fastening
Faster
fastest
Fasti
Fastidiosity
Fastidious
fastidiously
fastidiousness
Fastigiate
fasting
fasting blood glucose test
Fasting day
Fastish
Fastly
fastnacht
-- Fastness --
Fastuous
Fat
Fat acid
fat binary
fat cat
fat cell
fat chance
fat client
fat electrons
fat embolism
fat farm
fat hen
Fat lute
fat metabolism
fat person
Fat series
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy