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Meaning of “nail” - Learner’s Dictionary

nail

verb     /neɪl/
nail sth down/on/to, etc
to fasten something with nails: There was a 'private property' sign nailed to the tree.Fastening and tying
[T] mainly US informal to catch someone who has committed a crime: They eventually nailed him for handling stolen goods.Arresting and charging
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