Home

Cite

Synonyms of clenched

Verb


1. clench, clinch, seize, prehend, clutch

usage: hold in a tight grasp; "clench a steering wheel"

2. clench, squeeze

usage: squeeze together tightly; "clench one's jaw"

Adjective


1. clenched, clinched, tight (vs. loose)

usage: closed or squeezed together tightly; "a clenched fist"; "his clenched (or clinched) teeth"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.