Usage examples for fastenings

  1. This prop we wrenched from its fastenings by reaching out through the diamond in the door, and then with it broke the lock, and the iron door swung back, giving us free egress to the room. – In and Out of Rebel Prisons by Lieut. A. [Alonzo] Cooper
  2. As he spoke, he caught up one of the axes from where it lay, an example followed by Mark, and they struck off the fastenings which held down the hatches close by where they stood. – The Black Bar by George Manville Fenn
  3. Of course I noted the position of the furniture, the state of the window- fastenings and such things in a few moments. – The Gold Bag by Carolyn Wells