Synonyms of tack in English:

tack


See definition of tack

noun

1‘tacks held the carpet to the floor’

SYNONYMS
pin, drawing pin, nail, tin tack, staple, spike, rivet, stud
North American thumb tack

2‘the brig bowled past on the opposite tack’

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heading, bearing, direction, course, track, path, line

3‘he changed tack and began to play in a different style’

SYNONYMS
approach, way, method, process
policy, procedure, technique, tactic, plan, strategy, stratagem, programme, line of attack
course of action, line of action, path, line, angle, direction, course

verb

1‘a photo was tacked to the wall’

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pin, nail, staple, fix, fasten, attach, secure, affix, put up, put down

2‘when the dress was roughly tacked together she tried it on’

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stitch, baste, sew, bind, hem

3‘the yachts tacked back and forth across the lake’

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change course, change direction, change heading
swerve, zigzag
veer away, veer off
go about, come about, beat, sail into the wind

4‘he answered, but she had tacked and was already following a different line of questioning’

SYNONYMS
alter one's approach, change course, change direction, do a U-turn, change one's mind, change one's attitude, have a change of heart
British do an about-turn

5‘there are some poems tacked on at the end of the book’

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attach, add, append, join, tag, annex