pinch[ pinch ]SEE DEFINITION OF pinch
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PINCH
Gray Peter's heart was never in doubt, but what would Sally's courage be in a pinch?
The pinch was bound to come in a town where every man wore his gun.
In a pinch they would obey you nearly as well as they obey me.
I presume half our people, on a pinch, could have brought the Sterling in.
In a word, I had too much, though I could have carried a good deal more, on a pinch.
And then—I might at a pinch describe the infernal regions, but not the other place.
These he seemed to pinch off so that they were all of a size but one, which was shorter.
I was going to pinch down to ten—but I didn't; I let her ride.
At a pinch, an excellent master in English or French; a man for the bosom of families!
Cast your eyes on the Renouncer, Pinch, and be the wiser for the recollection!'
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PINCH
- carry off
- hold for ransom
- hold up
- make off with
- rip off
- run off with
- spirit away
- stick up
- take possession of
- walk off with