Words Like TACK

We have put together a list of words that are similar to TACK.

48 Alternative Words Similar to tack

1 Shroud Noun      Synonym Words Like Shroud
2 Aim Noun      Synonym Words Like Aim
3 Appurtenance Noun      Synonym Words Like Appurtenance
4 Bearing Noun      Synonym Words Like Bearing
5 Gear Noun      Synonym Words Like Gear
6 Heading Noun      Synonym Words Like Heading
7 Line Noun      Synonym Words Like Line
8 Paraphernalia Noun      Synonym Words Like Paraphernalia
9 Assemble Verb      Synonym Words Like Assemble
10 Piece Verb      Synonym Words Like Piece
11 Interchange Verb      Synonym Words Like Interchange
12 Switch Verb      Synonym Words Like Switch
13 Alternate Verb      Synonym Words Like Alternate
14 Flip Verb      Synonym Words Like Flip
15 Attach Verb      Synonym Words Like Attach
16 Create Verb      Synonym Words Like Create
17 Fasten Verb      Synonym Words Like Fasten
18 Fix Verb      Synonym Words Like Fix
19 Join Verb      Synonym Words Like Join
20 Make Verb      Synonym Words Like Make
21 Reverse Verb      Synonym Words Like Reverse
22 Sail Verb      Synonym Words Like Sail
23 Secure Verb      Synonym Words Like Secure
24 Turn Verb      Synonym Words Like Turn
25 Stain Noun      Synonym Words Like Stain
26 Tack Noun      Variant Words Like Tack
27 Ship Noun      Variant Words Like Ship
28 Lease Noun      Synonym Words Like Lease
29 Confidence Noun      Synonym Words Like Confidence
30 Reliance Noun      Synonym Words Like Reliance
31 Tacked Verb-transitive      Form Words Like Tacked
32 Thumbtack Verb      Hyponym
33 Housing Noun      Hyponym Words Like Housing
34 Girth Noun      Hyponym Words Like Girth
35 Martingale Noun      Hyponym
36 Hame Noun      Hyponym
37 Bit Noun      Hyponym Words Like Bit
38 Saddlecloth Noun      Hyponym Words Like Saddlecloth
39 Subjoin Verb      Hyponym
40 Compound Verb      Hyponym Words Like Compound
41 Jumble Verb      Hyponym Words Like Jumble
42 Confuse Verb      Hyponym Words Like Confuse
43 Reassemble Verb      Hyponym Words Like Reassemble
44 Configure Verb      Hyponym Words Like Configure
45 Confection Verb      Hyponym Words Like Confection
46 Tintack Noun      Hyponym
47 Pushpin Noun      Hyponym
48 Hardtack Noun      Cross-Reference

8 examples of tack

1 a musty tack
2 the starboard tack, or port tack
3 to take a different tack; -- often used metaphorically
4 to tack together the sheets of a book; to tack one piece of cloth to another; to tack on a board or shingle; to tack one piece of metal to another by drops of solder.
5 to tack on a non-germane appropriation to a bill
6 The boat tacked
7 They set up a committee
8 He tacked together some verses

10 definitions of tack

1 A stain; a tache.
2 A peculiar flavor or taint.
3 A small, short, sharp-pointed nail, usually having a broad, flat head.
4 That which is attached; a supplement; an appendix. See Tack, v. t., 3.
5 A rope used to hold in place the foremost lower corners of the courses when the vessel is closehauled (see Illust. of Ship); also, a rope employed to pull the lower corner of a studding sail to the boom.
6 The part of a sail to which the tack is usually fastened; the foremost lower corner of fore-and-aft sails, as of schooners (see Illust. of Sail).
7 The direction of a vessel in regard to the trim of her sails; ; -- the former when she is closehauled with the wind on her starboard side; hence, the run of a vessel on one tack; also, a change of direction.
8 A contract by which the use of a thing is set, or let, for hire; a lease.
9 Confidence; reliance.
10 To fasten or attach.
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