Definition of pinching. Meaning of pinching. Synonyms of pinching
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Definition of pinching
PinchingPinch Pinch, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pinched; p. pr. & vb. n.
Pinching.] [F. pincer, probably fr. OD. pitsen to pinch;
akin to G. pfetzen to cut, pinch; perhaps of Celtic origin.
1. To press hard or squeeze between the ends of the fingers,
between teeth or claws, or between the jaws of an
instrument; to squeeze or compress, as between any two
2. o seize; to grip; to bite; -- said of animals. [Obs.]
He [the hound] pinched and pulled her down.
3. To plait. [Obs.]
Full seemly her wimple ipinched was. --Chaucer.
4. Figuratively: To cramp; to straiten; to oppress; to
starve; to distress; as, to be pinched for money.
Want of room . . . pinching a whole nation. --Sir W.
5. To move, as a railroad car, by prying the wheels with a
pinch. See Pinch, n., 4. PinchingPinching Pinch"ing, a.
Compressing; nipping; griping; niggardly; as, pinching cold;
a pinching parsimony.
Pinching bar, a pinch bar. See Pinch, n., 4.
Pinching nut, a check nut. See under Check, n.
Meaning of pinching from wikipedia
(action), the gripping
of part of a pinch
(drummer) (born andrew
pinching), the drummer
for punk band the damned
in 1991, when pierre wellner published
on his multi-touch 'digital desk', which supported
multi-finger and pinching motions
uses , steal
uses , thief
(disambiguation)other uses , thievery
- a boat is considered
to be 'pinching' or 'feathering' if the helmsman tries
to sail above
and the sails
such as bowls
and cups of various sizes
can be formed
by hand using
a methodical pinching process
- a pinch
is a grip of a flexible object
is taken between
the skin can result
mark s, a cutaneous
- pinching penny
(2011) is an american crime
film , marking
dan external links
: pinching-penny. com/ official website
(march 18, 1915 – december
1988) was a british alpine skier
- william wyatt
was a rugby union international
who represented england
in 1872. early
life: nipper pinching
was born on 24
- in calculus
, the squeeze theorem
(known also as the pinching
theorem, the sandwich
theorem, the sandwich
rule and sometimes