Bedeutung von “pinch” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /pɪntʃ/

a small amount of a substance that you pick up between your thumb and your first finger:

a pinch of salt

the act of pressing part of the body or an area of skin tightly between your thumb and first finger

at a pinch UK US in a pinch

If something can be done at a pinch, it is possible but it is difficult:

We can fit ten round the table, at a pinch.

(Definition von “pinch noun” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)