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clenched

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clenched, clinchedadjective

    closed or squeezed together tightly

    "a clenched fist"; "his clenched (or clinched) teeth"

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  1. clenchedadjective

    Closed tightly.

    a clenched fist

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of clenched in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of clenched in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of clenched in a Sentence

  1. Photographer Kevin Ebi:

    To my surprise, the scene was even more dramatic than I expected. I thought the fox would drop the rabbit, giving the eagle an easy dinner, instead, the fox, with its jaw still clenched on the rabbit, inadvertently got snagged by the bald eagle. The eagle lifted the young fox and rabbit into the sky triggering an even more dramatic struggle.

  2. Thomas Hardy:

    If all hearts were open and all desires known -- as they would be if people showed their souls -- how many gapings, sighings, clenched fists, knotted brows, broad grins, and red eyes should we see in the market-place!

  3. George Jean Nathan:

    No man can think clearly when his fists are clenched.

  4. The Coral:

    As seen in the video she resisted arrest, and in order to have her to comply she was struck in the side to release her clenched fists - she was then handcuffed.

  5. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    An open heart has greater power than a clenched fist.

Images & Illustrations of clenched

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