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Detailed Translations for clinch from English to French


clinch [the ~] noun

  1. the clinch (settlement)
    la levée; le river; le loquet

Translation Matrix for clinch:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
levée clinch; settlement conscription; costs; draft; dues; fee; holding up; launching; legal charges; levy; lifting; lifting up; putting up; raising; tax
loquet clinch; settlement catch; door handle; door-latch; handle; spring-bolt
river clinch; settlement
- clamp; clench; hug; squeeze
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
river drive in nails; hammer; nail; nail down; rivet together; spike
- clench

Related Words for "clinch":

  • clinches

Synonyms for "clinch":

Related Definitions for "clinch":

  1. (boxing) the act of one boxer holding onto the other to avoid being hit and to rest momentarily1
  2. a tight or amorous embrace1
  3. a device (generally used by carpenters) that holds things firmly together1
  4. the flattened part of a nail or bolt or rivet1
  5. a small slip noose made with seizing1
  6. settle conclusively1
    • clinch a deal1
  7. flatten the ends (of nails and rivets)1
    • the nails were clinched1
  8. secure or fasten by flattening the ends of nails or bolts1
    • The girder was clinched into the wall1
  9. embrace amorously1
  10. hold in a tight grasp1
  11. hold a boxing opponent with one or both arms so as to prevent punches1

Wiktionary Translations for clinch:

  1. levier
  2. marine|fr fixation de l’extrémité d’un câble, d’une chaîne sur l’organeau d’une ancre.

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