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clutches

noun (1)
plural of clutch

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1 a number of things considered as a unit
  • a clutch of medals adorned the general's chest

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clutches

noun (2)
plural of clutch

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2 the right or means to command or control others
  • a nation no longer living in the clutch of a cruel tyrant

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clutches

verb
present tense third-person singular of clutch

Synonyms & Antonyms of clutches (Entry 3 of 3)

to have or keep in one's hands
  • he clutched the eggs carefully so he wouldn't drop them

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“Clutches.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clutches. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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