Synonyms for Bolt:


all (adverb)
stiffly, rigidly.


coil, connect, cylinder, package, spindle, length, fix, curl, spiral, attach, roll. shaft, bow, arrow, quiver, shock, arrowhead, flash. close off, jump, start, lock out, move, jam something open/shut, close up, block off. choke down, approach, run, hightail, cannibalize, champ, hotfoot, scram, demolish, chomp, get out, get, chow down, bite, skedaddle, crunch, clear out. whisk, shoot, dead bolt, keyhole, fly, whirl, hurry, rocket, bucket, zip, zoom, speed, nip, rush, rip, wing, scour, race, haste, tear, trot, deadlock, fleet, hustle, dart, flit, highball, barrel, pelt, whiz, hasten, sail, scoot, bustle, combination lock, festinate. guzzle, swill, dowel, engorge, ingurgitate, englut, ingestion, head, plug, wolf, gulp, butterfly nut, down. remnant, swatch, startle, swathe, width. bound, pound, jog, runner, running. act (noun)
bolt (noun)
bang, absquatulate, beetle off, stiffly, bolt out, run off, deadbolt, go off, bolt of lightning, rigidly, thunderbolt, slapdash, dash, abscond, gobble, run out, smack, slap, decamp.
flash; projectile (noun)
arrow, shaft, dart, thunderbolt.
large roll of material (noun)
spiral, cylinder, package, spindle, curl, coil.
phenomenon (noun)
thunderbolt, bolt of lightning.
shaft (noun)


eat very fast (verb)
wolf, gulp, guzzle, ingurgitate, gobble, englut.
fasten securely (verb)
secure, deadbolt.
run quickly away (verb)
hightail, skedaddle, abscond, escape, rush, dash, jump, hotfoot, scoot, start, fly, startle, bound.

Other synonyms:

choke down, keyhole, arrowhead, break for, hightail, englut, ingurgitate, combination lock, festinate, champ, make off with, butterfly nut, hotfoot, hasten, swathe, close off, break away, dead bolt, throw off, dowel, skedaddle, engorge, escape, scram, swatch, chomp. break out, flit, get away, rush, width, demolish, scoot, cannibalize, bow, dart, remnant, rocket, block off, zoom, highball, wolf, deadlock, lock out, nut, whisk, bustle. close up, quiver, guzzle, rip, sail. bucket, tear, flash, whiz. hurry, shaft, nip, fleet, start, hustle, whirl, startle, haste. run, fly. crunch. bite, shoot, plug. jump. head. down. get. abscond
run off.
chow down, gulp.
break out, absquatulate.
choke down.
running, hightail.

Usage examples for bolt

  1. I heard with mortal fear the shriek of a bolt and the noise of the door of the first passage. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. So home, where I am told Mr. Davis's people have broken open the bolt of my chamber door that goes upon the leads, which I went up to see and did find it so, which did still trouble me more and more. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  3. It was his custom when left alone in the house to bolt himself into his sitting- room. – The Lonely House by Adolph Streckfuss