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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. Clinch, clinch: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. clinch: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. clinch: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. clinch: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. clinch: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. clinch, clinch: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Clinch, clinch: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. clinch: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. clinch: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. clinch: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. clinch: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. clinch: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Clinch, clinch: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. clinch: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. clinch: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. clinch: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Clinch: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Clinch: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. clinch: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. clinch: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. Clinch: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. clinch: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Clinch: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  24. clinch: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. clinch: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. clinch: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. Clinch, clinch: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. clinch: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. clinch: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Clinch: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. clinch: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. clinch: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. clinch: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Clinch, the clinch: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Clinch: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. CLINCH: Farrier & Hoofcare [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (clinch)

noun:  (boxing) the act of one boxer holding onto the other to avoid being hit and to rest momentarily
noun:  the flattened part of a nail or bolt or rivet
noun:  a small slip noose made with seizing
noun:  a tight or amorous embrace
verb:  settle conclusively ("Clinch a deal")
verb:  flatten the ends (of nails and rivets) ("The nails were clinched")
verb:  secure or fasten by flattening the ends of nails or bolts ("The girder was clinched into the wall")
verb:  embrace amorously
verb:  hold a boxing opponent with one or both arms so as to prevent punches
verb:  hold in a tight grasp
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #25726)

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