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synonyms for clutching

  • clasp
  • clench
  • cling to
  • fasten
  • grasp
  • grip
  • snatch
  • catch
  • cherish
  • clinch
  • collar
  • embrace
  • glom
  • grapple
  • harbor
  • hold
  • hook
  • keep
  • nab
  • nail
  • seize
  • snag
  • take
  • put the snare on
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antonyms for clutching

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  • let go
  • loose
  • loosen
  • release
  • abandon
  • disbelieve
  • forsake
  • free
  • give
  • ignore
  • liberate
  • lose
  • misunderstand
  • offer
  • reject
  • stop
  • unfasten
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How to use clutching in a sentence

Backing that vision are a clutch of regional and international investors including Kaszek Ventures, Ribbit Capital, and Index Ventures.
INDEX VENTURES INTO LATIN AMERICA TO BACK SOFIA, A MEXICO CITY-BASED TELEMEDICINE AND HEALTH INSURERJONATHAN SHIEBERNOVEMBER 20, 2020TECHCRUNCH
As well-rounded and thoughtfully executed as the characters, world and story are, I found myself both frustrated with the complexity of the controls and tiring of the repetition that comes with trap-setting and luring the Bugsnax into my clutches.
‘BUGSNAX’ IS CHARMING AND FUNNY, BUT SAPPED BY VEXING GAMEPLAYHAROLD GOLDBERGNOVEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
When the clutch of five to eight eggs is complete, they lose interest in sex, which doesn’t change their relationship much because they hadn’t seemed all that interested to begin with.
THREE LOVE STORIES ABOUT BIRDS THAT WILL DELIGHT YOUR HEARTLAURA ERICKSONNOVEMBER 6, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Ultimately, Mando returns the favor and saves the little tyke from the clutches of evil, and then makes it his mission to ensure Baby Yoda’s safety.
WHAT MAKES BABY YODA SO LOVABLE? - FACTS SO ROMANTICMORGAN K. HOKE & DOUGLAS K. SMITNOVEMBER 4, 2020NAUTILUS
Inside, a robotic arm carefully lowers a clutch of what look like small eyedroppers to a specialized tray containing small plastic reservoirs, deploying a careful measure of liquid into each.
THIS STARTUP IS USING ROBOTS AND A.I. TO DESIGN NEW DRUGSJEREMY KAHNOCTOBER 29, 2020FORTUNE
It's a five-speed with a hydraulically activated clutch and is the only gearbox available for the $26,499 Slingshot SL.
THE 2020 POLARIS SLINGSHOT—STILL A CONVERSATION STARTER ON THREE WHEELSJONATHAN M. GITLINOCTOBER 22, 2020ARS TECHNICA
James was the only other Laker to score at least 10 clutch-time points all postseason.
ANTHONY DAVIS WAS KEY FOR THE LAKERS’ TITLE RUN. HE’S ALSO THE KEY TO THEIR FUTURE.JAMES L. JACKSONOCTOBER 14, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The Brow scored 10 points in clutch time in that Game 2, which provided the Lakers with a 2-0 series lead and marked half of his team-high 20 such points in the playoffs.
ANTHONY DAVIS WAS KEY FOR THE LAKERS’ TITLE RUN. HE’S ALSO THE KEY TO THEIR FUTURE.JAMES L. JACKSONOCTOBER 14, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
So little money did the family have that Sekaran would show up to school in an oversized uniform, clutching his textbooks in a paper bag.
INSIDE SINGAPORE’S HUGE BET ON VERTICAL FARMINGKATIE MCLEANOCTOBER 13, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The startup said today it has also raised $500,000 from a clutch of high-profile names.
HIGH-PROFILE STARTUP EXECS BACK INDIAN INFLUENCERS PLATFORM CREATOROSMANISH SINGHOCTOBER 9, 2020TECHCRUNCH
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WORDS RELATED TO CLUTCHING

  • appropriating
  • assimilating
  • capturing
  • catching
  • clutching
  • confiscating
  • earning
  • gaining
  • grasping
  • mastering
  • obtaining
  • pursuing
  • securing
  • seizing
  • taking
  • winning
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