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Meaning of HASP

Pronunciation:  hasp

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a fastener for a door or lid; a hinged metal strap fits over a staple and is locked with a pin or padlock
  2. [v]  secure or lock with a hasp

HASP is a 4 letter word that starts with H.


 See Also: catch, fasten, fix, secure



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Hasp\, n. [OE. hasp, hesp, AS. h[ae]pse; akin to G. haspe,
    h["a]spe, Sw. & Dan. haspe, Icel. hespa.]
    1. A clasp, especially a metal strap permanently fast at one
       end to a staple or pin, while the other passes over a
       staple, and is fastened by a padlock or a pin; also, a
       metallic hook for fastening a door.
    2. A spindle to wind yarn, thread, or silk on.
    3. An instrument for cutting the surface of grass land; a
  2. \Hasp\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hasped}; p. pr. & vb. n.
    {Hasping}.] [AS. h[ae]psian.]
    To shut or fasten with a hasp.
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