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Synonyms for clamp
klæmp

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clamp, clinch(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    hug, clench, clinch, squeeze

  2. clamp(verb)

    fasten or fix with a clamp

    "clamp the chair together until the glue has hardened"

  3. clamp(verb)

    impose or inflict forcefully

    "The military government clamped a curfew onto the capital"

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

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

How to pronounce clamp?

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Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say clamp in sign language?

  1. clamp

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1173band
#2549clip
#4607tie
#5595strap
#6355mounting
#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. Sheryl Ross:

    The sooner you deliver the placenta, the sooner the uterus will clamp down and there will be less of a concern.

  3. Steven Howard:

    The thing begins to fire, and it begins to jump and buck all over the place, your first human instinct is for your hands to clamp down, and you clamp down on the trigger, and if the thing has a 32-round magazine ... it starts spraying all over and people get killed.

  4. Alex Joske:

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

  5. Aisina Zindusova:

    My back started to ache and I started to lose weight, then an X-ray found a clamp inside of me.


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