There are 2 translations of clamp in Spanish:

clamp1

Pronunciation: /klæmp/

n

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There are 2 translations of clamp in Spanish:

clamp2

vt

  • 1.1 (join, fasten) sujetar con abrazaderas
    More example sentences
    • To make a bolt, a smith clamped the screw plate onto a rod of cold, soft iron and turned it down the rod.
    • I clamp a steel straight edge in a vise and just draw the surface over the steel edge a few times.
    • Plan your cuts so that the direction of the wood grain parallels the long edges and clamp a straightedge to the plywood to guide your cuts.
    More example sentences
    • My hands convulsively clenched, my teeth clamped together, my nostrils flared, my lips curled, and a red mist descended in front of my eyes.
    • ‘What you mean is that you would like to stay the night’ Raven nodded, lips clamped together tight.
    • His hands clamped together between his knees, making his knuckles turn white as thoughts tumbled through his head.
    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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Word of the day madeja
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Cultural fact of the day

The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.