Clinch

Clinch is to fix or secure (a nail or bolt, for example) by hammering down or flattening the end that protrudes or the act of fastening together in this way. It can also refer to: ==People== ...
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Clinch

• (v. t.) To set closely together; to close tightly; as, to clinch the teeth or the first. • (v. i.) To hold fast; to grasp something firmly; to seize or grasp one another. • (v. t.) To make conclusive; to confirm; to establish; as, to clinch an argument. • (n.) The act or process of holding fast; that which serves to hold fast;...
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clinch

noun a small slip noose made with seizing
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clinch

noun (boxing) the act of one boxer holding onto the other to avoid being hit and to rest momentarily
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clinch

[Verb] To settle a matter firmly, such as an argument or a business deal.
Example: It was a great relief when they were able finally to clinch the deal.
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Clinch

Clinch (klĭnch) noun 1. The act or process of holding fast; that which serves to hold fast; a grip; a grasp; a clamp; a holdfast; as, to get a good clinch of an antagonist, or of a weapon; to secure anything by a clinch . 2. A pun. Pope. 3. (Na...
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Clinch

Clinch (klĭnch; 224) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Clinched ; present participle & verbal noun Clinching .] [ Middle English clenchen , prop. causative of clink to cause to clink, to strike; confer Dut...
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Clinch

Clinch intransitive verb To hold fast; to grasp something firmly; to seize or grasp one another.
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Clinch

A clinch is a last resort defensive technique. It's when one boxer holds onto the other to avoid being hit or muffle an opponent's attack.
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Clinch

A clinch is a last resort defensive technique. It's when one boxer holds onto the other to avoid being hit or muffle an opponent's attack.
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Clinch

A clinch is a last resort defensive technique. It's when one boxer holds onto the other to avoid being hit or muffle an opponent's attack.
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Clinch

A position where competitors try to control each other’s bodies by wrapping their arms around one another, fighting for good arm and hip position, frequently as a precursor to a takedown attempt. The clinch looks a bit like hugging, but is not affectionate.
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Clinch

a standup grappling position, resulting from one or more fighters applying a clinch hold (i.e. bear hug, double underhooks, etc.). To advance position from a clinch hold, a fighter must pummel his opponent or break position and attempt to advance by striking or taking down his opponent.
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Clinch

A term used to describe when two fighters grab onto or hold each other to prevent an exchange or to slow the action. One fighter may also use this tactic when he is hurt, to prevent absorbing additional punishment.
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Clinch

A way to control an opponent by grabbing them. This can take the form of grabbing the opponent by the neck, as in a typical muay thai plum clinch, or in various wrestling clinches which can include holding the opponents arms or waist.
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Clinch

Clinch is slang for a lovers' embrace.
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Clinch

Clinch, river, c.300 mi (480 km) long, formed by the junction of two forks in SW Va., and flowing generally SW across E Tenn. to the Tennessee River at Kingston. Its waters and those of its tributary, the Powell, are used to make a reservoir at Norris Dam; at its mouth the Clinch forms Watts Bar Res...
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clinch

come to grips/settle conclusively 
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clinch

lean on and hold one's opponent instead of fighting
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Clinch

The term used to describe the grappling position of fighters while they are standing. One or both fighters will use their arms in order to control their opponent. Both grappling and striking techniques may be utilized out of the clinch.
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clinch

To clinch is to hold one?'s opponent in such a way that he cannot throw punches
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Clinch

To hold an opponent's body with one or both arms to prevent or hinder punches.
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Clinch

To hold an opponent's body with one or both arms to prevent or hinder punches.
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Clinch

When fighters hold each other.
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Clinch

When two boxers are holding, or leaning on each other, and not throwing punches.
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