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Present participle for to move or proceed rapidly
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“The unmanned rocket, which was the world's first cruise missile, would be able to bolt across the sky at almost three hundred miles an hour.”
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Present participle for to leave, flee or escape from a place
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“Ducrow, fed up with the incessant demands made on his time and money, had simply decided to bolt from town.”
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Present participle for to lock or fasten (a door or window), especially with a bar
“That night, she made sure to double-check the locks on all the windows and bolt the door.”
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Present participle for to securely fasten something (to something else)
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“Get an inexpensive metalworking vise and bolt it to the workbench.”
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Present participle for to consume food hungrily or in a gluttonous manner
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“People under stress may also bolt their food, creating extra work for their digestive juices.”
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Present participle for to say or utter loudly or with a feeling
“Put on the Christmas music classics and bolt out the words at the top of your lungs.”
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Present participle for to prevent entry or passage with a physical barrier
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Present participle for to strain, sift or sort using a sieve
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Present participle for to jolt, usually due to astonishment, shock or fear
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Present participle for to drink or imbibe in a liquid
Noun
The action or fact of abandoning or fleeing from a place or group
Noun
The effecting of an escape
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