Definitions for clamp down

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word clamp down

Princeton's WordNet

  1. clamp down, crack down(verb)

    repress or suppress (something regarded as undesirable)

    "The police clamped down on illegal drugs"

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of clamp down in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of clamp down in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sheryl Ross:

    The sooner you deliver the placenta, the sooner the uterus will clamp down and there will be less of a concern.

  2. Steven Howard:

    The thing begins to fire, and it begins to jump and buck all over the place, your first human instinct is for your hands to clamp down, and you clamp down on the trigger, and if the thing has a 32-round magazine ... it starts spraying all over and people get killed.

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