Synonyms for clutched
- cling to
- put the snare on
Antonyms for clutched
- let go
- be immune
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CLUTCHED
His hand slipped into the pocket where was the pistol, and clutched it.
She went white and clutched the edge of the table, with her eyes closed.
He was sure it was there, for ever since it came his hot hand had clutched it.
Taking up the pouch, she handed it to him, and he clutched it with a strange eagerness.
He clutched it and, starting up, stared at me in the utmost astonishment.
Suddenly she clutched at her breast, as if she had felt a sharp pain there.
I should have believed so, if my hand which had clutched that other hand, had not been slippery with oil.
He broke off suddenly, and standing on the carriage step he clutched the driver.
She closed her eyes and clutched me nervously, but was quite brave.
But he had not seen how the hand clasped and clutched the stick within its grasp.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR CLUTCHED
- basket case
- in a state
- in a tizzy
- in suspense
- shook up
- shot to pieces
- strung out
- sweating bullets
- worried sick