Hindi translation of 'clench'
Word forms: clenches, clenching, clenched
2. transitive verb
1. transitive verb
When you clench your fist, you curl your fingers up tightly, usually because you are very angry.भींचना
The angry protestors clenched their fists.
2. transitive verb
When you clench your teeth, you squeeze them together firmly, usually because you are angry or upset.पीसना
Slowly, he breathed out through clenched teeth.
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I also noticed her jaw was clenched very tightly and she was very stiff and pale.The Sun (2015)
Burnell put a clenched fist under his nose.Somewhere East of Life (1994)
He clenched his fist, then, crushing the leaf.The Broken God (1993)
His lantern swung from his tightly clenched hand.Moby Dick (1901)
He staggered up the steps and confronted me, jaw clenched and eyes stony, as if he had seen a ghost.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
His eyes were bulging, and his fists were clenched so tight they went as white as the stripes on his shirt.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The roars from around the green were acknowledged with a clenched right fist.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
At the playground she shadows his progress, car keys clenched in her hand in case they have to dash to A&E.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
I clenched my hand into a fist.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
When his chest was pierced, he clenched his fist.The Sun (2010)
He clenched his jaw and went from one day to the next.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: clench VERB
When you clench your fist or your fist clenches, you curl your fingers up tightly, usually because you are very angry.
She clenched her fists and gritted her teeth.
Translation of clench from the Collins English to Hindi