PINCH

A pinch is the trifling amount you can hold between your thumb and forefinger.

pinch

  1. a painful or straitened circumstance
  2. an injury resulting from getting some body part squeezed
  3. a small but appreciable amount
  4. a sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action
  5. small sharp biting
  6. a squeeze with the fingers
  7. the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)

Pinch

to point a boat so high into the wind that the sails lose power

Pinch

[action] A pinch is a grip of a flexible object in which a portion is taken between two fingers, until it hurts, or something of resemblance and squeezed so the gripped portion of the object is lifted from its normal level. By extension, that which is taken in the grip is referred to as a `pinch.` When the fingers are used to perform a pinc...
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Pinch

An approximate tiny measurement of a powdered ingredient usually obtained by picking it up with the finger and thumb.
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pinch

be too tight take between the thumb and finger 
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Pinch

breaking off the terminal growing point of a plant to encourage axillary buds to grow.
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pinch

[n] - a painful or straitened circumstance 2. [n] - an injury resulting from getting some body part squeezed 3. [n] - a squeeze with the fingers 4. [v] - squeeze tightly between the fingers 5. [v] - irritate as if by a nip, pinch, or tear
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Pinch

Pinch transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Pinched ; present participle & verbal noun Pinching .] [ French pincer , probably from OD. pitsen to pinch; akin to German pfetzen to cut, pinch; perhaps of Celtic ...
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Pinch

Pinch intransitive verb 1. To act with pressing force; to compress; to squeeze; as, the shoe pinches . 2. (Hunt.) To take hold; to grip, as a dog does. [ Obsolete] 3. To spare; to be niggardly; to be covetous. Gower. « The wretch whom avarice bids t...
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Pinch

Pinch noun 1. A close compression, as with the ends of the fingers, or with an instrument; a nip. 2. As much as may be taken between the finger and thumb; any very small quantity; as, a pinch of snuff. 3. Pian; pang. 'Necessary's sharp pinch .' Shak.
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Pinch

Pinch transitive verb To seize by way of theft; to steal; also, to catch; to arrest. [ Slang] Robert Barr.
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pinch

tweak noun a squeeze with the fingers
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pinch

noun an injury resulting from getting some body part squeezed
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Pinch

• (v. t.) To seize by way of theft; to steal; also, to catch; to arrest. • (n.) As much as may be taken between the finger and thumb; any very small quantity; as, a pinch of snuff. • (n.) A close compression, as with the ends of the fingers, or with an instrument; a nip. • (v. i.) To take hold; to grip, as a dog does. • (v....
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Pinch

to sail as close as possible towards the wind
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Pinch

[dubstep musician] Rob Ellis, better known as Pinch, is a dubstep artist from Bristol, United Kingdom noted for his fusion of styles such as Reggae, World Music, and Dancehall with dubstep. He released his first album, Underwater Dancehall in 2007, on Tectonic records, which he founded. One of Pinch`s most well-known tracks is `Qawwali`, re...
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Pinch

A compression of the walls of a vein or the roof and floor of a coal seam so as to 'squeeze' out the coal.
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Pinch

Pinch is slang for to steal.
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Pinch

Pinch is slang for to steal.
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Pinch

Pinch is a schoolmaster in The Comedy of Errors.
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pinch

Type: Term Pronunciation: pinch Definitions: 1. occupational therapy grip between fingers at the most distal joints.
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pinch

Steering a sailing boat close to the eye of the wind.
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PINCH

To remove the growing tip of the plant, or cutting, to produce bushiness.
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Pinch

[drummer] Pinch (born Andrew Pinching on 5 September 1965 in Grantham, Lincolnshire) is the current drummer in punk band The Damned. He has been with the band since 1999. He attended the King`s School in Grantham, where he was a founder member of the English Dogs. Pinch is currently employed by House of Blues Inc. and works as a stage manag...
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