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clinch

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to make final, definite, or beyond dispute
  • the rain clinched the matter: we would have the party indoors

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clinch

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of clinch (Entry 2 of 2)

as in hug, embrace

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The first known use of clinch was in 1542

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“Clinch.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clinch. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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