Synonyms of clamp in English:




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  • 3 yesterday, the government clamped a curfew on the city
    impose, inflict
    informal clap, slap
  • 4 he flew into a rage when he found his car was clamped
    immobilize, wheel-clamp; North American boot


clamp down on

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