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Definition of To batten down

To batten down
Batten Bat"ten, v. t. To furnish or fasten with battens. To batten down, to fasten down with battens, as the tarpaulin over the hatches of a ship during a storm.

Meaning of To batten down from wikipedia

- hatches have a coaming, a raised edge around the hatch, to help keep out water. The term batten down the hatches is used prepare the ship for bad weather...
- Jane Gardner Batten CBE OSC (15 September 1909 – 22 November 1982), commonly known as Jean Batten, was a New Zealand aviator, making a number of record-breaking...
- called canoga, batten down the hatches or trick-track) is a game of dice for one or more players, commonly pla**** in a group of two to four for stakes...
- 1891 with the George Batten Company, and in 1928, through a merger with Barton, Durstine & Osborn (BDO), the agency became Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn...
- large quantities of alcohol, it really is time (for the rest of us) to batten down the hatches.' Their final and most commercially successful track "Don't...
- 2-player teams competing to win the challenge. Winners: Darrell & Aviv Batten Down The Hatches: Teams have to make their way up and down a dive boat that is...
- Gerard Joseph Batten (born 27 March 1954) is a British politician who served as the Leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP) from 2018 to 2019. He was...
- Burc****". Bravo. July 25, 2016. Retrieved July 26, 2016. "Bravo Media Battens Down the Hatches for Season Five of 'Below Deck' Returning Tuesday, September...
- function of a typical line set is to fly (raise and lower) a slender beam (typically a steel pipe) known as a batten (or a bar in the UK) by hoisting it...
- Joseph Eugene Batten (January 23, 1972 – July 29, 2008), a video game programmer, murdered his estranged wife Melissa Brooks Batten (March 2, 1972 – July...