Tesauro Inglês
(substantivo) 
Definition
a small pin or bolt used to join two parts together, to fasten, or to mark
He builds furniture using wooden pegs instead of nails.
Sinônimos
pin
the steel pin holding his left leg together
,
spike
a 15-foot wall topped with iron spikes
,
rivet
, ,
dowel
,
spigot
(verbo) 
Definition
to secure with pegs
trying to peg a sheet on to the washing line
Sinônimos
fasten
Use screws to fasten the shelf to the wall.
,
join
The opened link is used to join the two ends of the chain.
,
fix
Fix the photo to the card using double-sided tape
,
secure
The frames are secured by horizontal rails to the back wall.
,
attach
Attach labels to things before you file them away.
,
make fast
(verbo) 
Definition
to fix or maintain something, such as prices, at a particular level or value
The bank wants to peg interest rates at 9%.
Sinônimos
fix
He's fixed a time when I can see him.
,
set
a gate set in a high wall
,
control
Try to control that temper of yours.
,
limit
He limited payments on the country's foreign debt.
,
freeze
Wages have been frozen and workers laid off.
(verbo) 
Definition
to work steadily
Sinônimos
,
persist
He urged them to persist with their efforts to bring about peace.
,
keep on
,
keep going
,
stick to it
,
work away
,
keep at it
`Keep at it!' Thade encouraged me.
,
plod along
,
plug away (informal)
,
beaver away (British, informal)
,
apply yourself

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of attach
Definition
to join, fasten, or connect
Attach labels to things before you file them away.
Sinônimos
add,
tie,
fix,
adhere,
append (formal),
make fast,
subjoin,
bootstrap to
in the sense of control
Definition
to limit or restrain
Try to control that temper of yours.
Sinônimos
in the sense of freeze
Definition
to fix (prices, incomes, etc.) at a particular level
Wages have been frozen and workers laid off.
Sinônimos
fix,
hold up,

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