Definition of CLEAT

noun : CLEAT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a metal or leather projection (as from the sole of a shoe); prevents slipping ;

  • 2. (

    ) a fastener (usually with two projecting horns) around which a rope can be secured ;

  • 3. (

    ) a strip of wood or metal used to strengthen the surface to which it is attached ;

verb : CLEAT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) provide with cleats; "cleat running shoes for better traction" ;

  • 2. (

    ) secure on a cleat; "cleat a line" ;


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