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

- Clinch may refer to: Nail (fastener) or device to hold in this way Clinching (metalworking) Clinch fighting or the clinch, a grappling position in boxing...
- 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...
- improve stand-up striking. Clinch: Judo, Freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestling, Sambo, and Wushu Sanshou are trained to improve clinching, takedowns and throws...
- Fort Clinch is a 19th-century masonry coastal fortification, built as part of the Third System of seacoast defense conceived by the United States. It is...
- of The Stanley Brothers, and most often as the leader of his band, The Clinch Mountain Boys. He was part of the first generation of bluegr**** musicians...
- wrestling it is referred to as the tie-up. The use of a clinch hold results in the clinch. Clinch holds can be used to close in on the opponent, as a precursor...
- Clinching or press-joining is a bulk-sheet metal-forming process aimed at joining thin metal sheet without additional components, using special tools...
- The Clinch River rises near Tazewell, Virginia, and flows southwest for more than 300 miles (480 km) through the Great Appalachian Valley, gathering various...
- Clinch Mountain is a mountain ridge in the U.S. states of Tennessee and Virginia, lying in the ridge-and-valley section of the Appalachian Mountains. From...
- Rev. Dr. John Clinch (January 9, 1749 – November 22, 1819) was a clergyman-physician credited with being the first man to practice vaccination in North...
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