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Synonyms for clamp
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clamp, clinchverb

    a device (generally used by carpenters) that holds things firmly together

    Synonyms:
    hug, clench, clinch, squeeze

  2. clampverb

    fasten or fix with a clamp

    "clamp the chair together until the glue has hardened"

  3. clampverb

    impose or inflict forcefully

    "The military government clamped a curfew onto the capital"

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PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "clamp":

    band, clamps, clip, strap, tie, pincer, bracket, pliers, claw, brace, mounting, pinch

How to pronounce clamp?

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#5595strap
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#9659bracket
#12274clamp
#13787squeeze
#13972hug
#16663brace
#17127pinch
#18150claw
#18564clamps
#25019pliers
#36290clinch
#102740clench
#140692pincer

How to use clamp in a sentence?

  1. Stoessel Chagas:

    The little leaks from these platforms are constant due to the lack of maintenance, we joke that there is more clamp than pipeline.

  2. Alex Joske:

    China has been looking to clamp down on democracy efforts. This is a clear message against those efforts.

  3. James Jacobs:

    I’m skeptical on the ability to clamp down on guns. That horse has already left the stable, most people who are highly dangerous don’t go to a legal gun dealer. They go on the internet or the black market or just get someone else to buy a gun for them.

  4. Anup Katheria:

    The practice of helping babies breathe while waiting to clamp the umbilical cord has been around for a long time; it makes sense for the sickest infants, we're focused on producing evidence that shows the benefits. We think this could become the foundation for practice changing resuscitation techniques, transforming outcomes for the most critical of newborns nationwide.

  5. Nicholas Holt:

    We believe there needs to be more attention paid to this, there needs to be more efforts to clamp down on the bad faith trademarks.

Images & Illustrations of clamp

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