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Synonyms for clinchklɪntʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clinch(noun)

    (boxing) the act of one boxer holding onto the other to avoid being hit and to rest momentarily

    Synonyms:
    clench, clamp, hug, squeeze

  2. clinch, clench(noun)

    a small slip noose made with seizing

    Synonyms:
    clasp, clinch, squeeze, clench, clamp, grip, hold, hug, clutches, grasp, clutch

  3. clinch(noun)

    the flattened part of a nail or bolt or rivet

    Synonyms:
    clench, clamp, hug, squeeze

  4. clamp, clinch(noun)

    a device (generally used by carpenters) that holds things firmly together

    Synonyms:
    hug, clench, clamp, clinch, squeeze

  5. hug, clinch, squeeze(verb)

    a tight or amorous embrace

    Synonyms:
    clinch, squeeze, clench, clamp, power play, squeezing, liquidity crisis, wring, credit crunch, squeeze play, hug

  6. clinch(verb)

    secure or fasten by flattening the ends of nails or bolts

    Synonyms:
    clench

  7. clinch(verb)

    hold a boxing opponent with one or both arms so as to prevent punches

    Synonyms:
    clench

  8. clench, clinch(verb)

    hold in a tight grasp

    Synonyms:
    clench, clinch

  9. clinch(verb)

    embrace amorously

    Synonyms:
    clench

  10. clinch(verb)

    flatten the ends (of nails and rivets)

    Synonyms:
    clench

  11. clinch(verb)

    settle conclusively

    Synonyms:
    clench

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. clinch(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    grasp, gripe, clasp, clutch, grapple, lay hold of

  2. clinch(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    fasten, secure

  3. clinch(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    confirm, fix, establish

  4. clinch(n.)

    Synonyms:
    pun, ambiguity, quibble, CALEMBOUR, DOUBLE-ENTENDRE, double meaning, play upon words

  5. clinch(n.)

    Synonyms:
    clincher, cramp, hold-fast


Translations for clinch

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • कड़ीHindi
  • заклёпка, клемма, сдавливать, сжимать, обнимать, зажим, скобаRussian

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