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Synonyms for clutchesclutch·es

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clasp, clench, clutch, clutches, grasp, grip, holdnoun

    the act of grasping

    "he released his clasp on my arm"; "he has a strong grip for an old man"; "she kept a firm hold on the railing"

    Synonyms:
    compass, bobby pin, detainment, batch, traveling bag, range, custody, reach, postponement, suitcase, clench, keep, clutch bag, time lag, grasp, clutch pedal, detention, handgrip, hairgrip, clasp, hold, clutch, appreciation, storage area, cargo area, grip, traction, handle, travelling bag, cargo deck, wait, clinch, cargo hold, adhesive friction, delay, bag

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. clutchesnoun

    Synonyms:
    paws, talons

  2. clutchesnoun

    Synonyms:
    hands (implying rapacity or cruelly)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "clutches":

    broods, claws, clutch, couplings

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How to use clutches in a sentence?

  1. Ramana Pemmaraju:

    Only once in a while you become aware of your intrinsic nature, with sudden bursts of empty spaces, without any effort on your part, you come home, rejoice every breath so deep and so soothing, you relax, unfocused, you skip into timelessness. This is the greatest mystery, the greatest gift of existence, without any identification to your senses, no clutches of your old patterns of mind. Few Glimpses of Heaven on the earth! I have experienced, have you?

  2. Anuj Somany:

    The beginning of massive construction & Infrastructure development is the best solution to revive the sagging industries across the sector and bring out the nation from the clutches of economic recession.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Old thought speaks that there is a woman behind a successful man, a new-age quote says that there are many men hidden behind the success of a woman ,but true sage knows that a gentleman remains away from the clutches & circle of women as can be seen from the history lesson.

  4. Zumhar Jamal al-Karwi:

    We won't accept Jalawla remaining in Kurdish clutches. If they cling to it by force, it will be retaken by force, we are prepared to fight against the Kurds alongside the militias unless the peshmerga leave Jalawla.

  5. Mitch McConnell:

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is in the clutches of a left-wing mob, they've finally convinced House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to impeach the President. All of you know your Constitution. The way that impeachment stops is a Senate majority, with me as majority leader.

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    An antonym of "besotted"
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    • B. stringent
    • C. indifferent
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