a discharge of lightning accompanied by thunder
a sliding bar in a breech-loading firearm that ejects an empty cartridge and replaces it and closes the breech
the part of a lock that is engaged or withdrawn with a key
the act of moving with great haste
a roll of cloth or wallpaper of a definite length
a screw that screws into a nut to form a fastener
a sudden abandonment (as from a political party)
move or jump suddenly
secure or lock with a bolt
run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along
leave suddenly and as if in a hurry
eat hastily without proper chewing
make or roll into bolts
- He can drive a car but he doesn't know anything about the nuts and bolts of the engine.
- Bolts are making in this shop.
- These nuts and bolts hold the wheels on.
- The gate bolts on the inside.