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clinch
American English: /klɪn(t)ʃ/
British English: /klɪn(t)ʃ/

Translation of clinch in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1.1
    (deal)
    cerrar
    (election)
    ganar
    (series/title)
    ganar
    hacerse con
    this clinched the argument
    esto resolvió la discusión de forma contundente
    Example sentences
    • After some haggling I clinched the bargain and drove away.
    • After much examination and a few rounds of long meadow, the bargain was clinched for £120 pounds.
    • Analysts say the Lockheed design may have clinched the contract for the company.
    Example sentences
    • The winning golden goal to clinch the match 2-1 in extra time was scored by Ahn Jung-hwan, who plays for Italian team Perugia.
    • Then nippy forward Julianne O'Connell struck with a great goal which clinched victory for her team and a place in the final.
    • Mobbed by joyous teammates, this goal clinched victory for Ilkley from the jaws of defeat.
    1.2 (Constr)
    (nail)
    remachar
    Example sentences
    • After the shoe is nailed on, bring the foot out in front of the horse and put it on a stand or on your knee so you can clinch the nail.
    • To clinch the nail, it is necessary to hold a heavy metal block against the rib and drive the nail home against this.

intransitive verb

  • 1.1 (in boxing)
    abrazarse
    enredarse en un clinch
    Example sentences
    • He would stay close enough to always clinch as soon as Rahman set to punch.
    • By clinching with Frazier, Ali prevented further damage.
    • Heavyweights throw like one-two-three punches and grab and clinch and grab and clinch.
    1.2 (assure victory)
    (American English)
    ganar

noun

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