fasten upon

fasten upon
Synonyms and related words:
account for, accredit with, accrete to, accuse, acknowledge, allege, apply to, arraign, article, ascribe to, assign to, attach to, attribute to, blame, blame for, blame on, book, bring accusation, bring charges, bring home to, bring to book, burden with, catch at, charge, charge on, charge to, cite, complain, confess, connect with, credit with, demand, denounce, denunciate, enjoin, exact, fasten on, father upon, finger, fix on, fix upon, freight with, hang on, hang something on, impeach, imply, impose, impose on, impose upon, impute, impute to, indict, inflict on, inflict upon, inform against, inform on, insinuate, jump, jump at, lay, lay charges, lay on, lay to, levy, lodge a complaint, lodge a plaint, pin on, pinpoint, place, place upon, point to, pounce upon, prefer charges, press charges, put, put down, put on, put on report, put upon, refer to, report, reproach, saddle on, saddle with, scramble for, seize on, set, set down to, settle upon, snap at, snatch at, spring upon, subject to, swoop down upon, take to task, task, taunt with, tax, twit, weight down with, yoke with

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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