Hasp vs Jasp - What's the difference?

hasp | jasp |


As nouns the difference between hasp and jasp

is that hasp is a clasp, especially a metal strap fastened by a padlock or a pin; also, a hook for fastening a door while jasp is .

As a verb hasp

is to shut or fasten with a hasp.

hasp

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A clasp, especially a metal strap fastened by a padlock or a pin; also, a hook for fastening a door.
  • A spindle to wind yarn, thread, or silk on.
  • An instrument for cutting the surface of grassland; a scarifier.
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To shut or fasten with a hasp.
  • Anagrams

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    jasp

    English

    Noun

  • (Spenser)
    (Webster 1913)