Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) nail (horny plate covering and protecting part of the dorsal surface of the digits)
- S: (n) nail (a thin pointed piece of metal that is hammered into materials as a fastener)
- S: (n) nail (a former unit of length for cloth equal to 1/16 of a yard)
- S: (v) nail (attach something somewhere by means of nails) "nail the board onto the wall"
- S: (v) collar, nail, apprehend, arrest, pick up, nab, cop (take into custody) "the police nabbed the suspected criminals"
- S: (v) smash, nail, boom, blast (hit hard) "He smashed a 3-run homer"
- S: (v) nail down, nail, peg (succeed in obtaining a position) "He nailed down a spot at Harvard"
- S: (v) breeze through, ace, pass with flying colors, sweep through, sail through, nail (succeed at easily) "She sailed through her exams"; "You will pass with flying colors"; "She nailed her astrophysics course"
- S: (v) pinpoint, nail (locate exactly) "can you pinpoint the position of the enemy?"; "The chemists could not nail the identity of the chromosome"
- S: (v) complete, nail (complete a pass)