Translation of clamp in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /klæmp/


transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 (join, fasten) sujetar con abrazaderas 1.2 (British English/inglés británico) [Cars/Automovilismo] [colloquial/familiar] to clamp a car ponerle* el cepo a un coche

Phrasal verbs

clamp down

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio
to clamp down on sth/sb tomar medidas drásticas contra algo/algn to clamp down on inflation tomar medidas drásticas contra la inflación, poner* freno a la inflación

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