Definition of Clinch. Meaning of Clinch. Synonyms of Clinch

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Definition of Clinch

Clinch
Clinch Clinch (kl[i^]nch; 224), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Clinched; p. pr. & vb. n. Clinching.] [OE. clenchen, prop. causative of clink to cause to clink, to strike; cf. D. klinken to tinkle, rivet. See Clink.] 1. To hold firmly; to hold fast by grasping or embracing tightly. ``Clinch the pointed spear.' --Dryden. 2. To set closely together; to close tightly; as, to clinch the teeth or the first. --Swift. 3. To bend or turn over the point of (something that has been driven through an object), so that it will hold fast; as, to clinch a nail. 4. To make conclusive; to confirm; to establish; as, to clinch an argument. --South.
Clinch
Clinch Clinch, v. i. To hold fast; to grasp something firmly; to seize or grasp one another.

Meaning of Clinch from wikipedia

- up clinch in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Clinch may refer to: Nail (fastener) or device to hold in this way Clinching, in metalworking Clinch fighting...
- Clinch fighting is the part of stand-up fighting where the combatants are grappling in a clinch, typically using clinch holds. Clinching the opponent can...
- In metalworking, clinching or press-joining is a bulk sheet metal forming process aimed at joining thin metal sheets without additional components, using...
- environmentalist. Clinch Peak, in Antarctica, was named for him in 2006. The son of Virginia Lee Clinch and Nicholas Bayard Clinch Jr., a colonel in the...
- of The Stanley Brothers, and most often as the leader of his band, The Clinch Mountain Boys. He was also known as Dr. Ralph Stanley. He was part of the...
- John Clinch (January 9, 1749 – November 22, 1819) was a clergyman-physician credited with being the first man to practice vaccination in North America...
- Collar tie is a grappling clinch hold that is used to control the opponent. It is performed from the front of the opponent by grabbing the opponent by...
- appropriate for some of these holds. A clinch hold (also known as a clinching hold) is a grappling hold that is used in clinch fighting with the purpose of controlling...
- The Clinch River is a river that flows southwest for more than 300 miles (480 km) through the Great Appalachian Valley in the U.S. states of Virginia and...
- are trained to improve clinching, takedowns and throws, while Muay Thai is trained to improve the striking aspect of the clinch. Ground: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu...