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Synonyms of clinch in English:


  • 1 a salesman eager to clinch a deal
    secure, settle, conclude, close, pull off, bring off, complete, confirm, seal, set the seal on, finalize, shake hands on, reach an agreement on;
    informal sew up, wrap up, string, button up
  • 2 these findings clinched the matter
    settle, decide, determine, establish;
    informal sort out
  • 3 his team clinched the title
    win, be the victor in, be the winner of, be victorious in, come first in, finish first in, take first prize in, triumph in, achieve success in, be successful in, prevail in
    [Antonyms] lose
  • 4 they clinch every nail they drive in
    secure, fasten, make fast, fix, clamp, bolt, rivet, pinion
  • 5 there was heavy sparring, then the figures clinched
    grapple, wrestle, struggle with each other, scuffle with each other;
    grasp each other, clutch each other, grip each other
  • noun

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  • a passionate clinch
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