Translation of "clinch" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /klɪntʃ/ us /klɪntʃ/ informal

clinch verb (WIN)

[ T ] to finally get or win something

I hear he finally clinched the deal to buy the land he wanted. 我听说他最终做成了这笔交易,买到了他想要的地。

clinch verb (DECIDE)

clinch it

to make someone decide what to do after a lot of thought or discussion

When they said the job would involve travelling to Paris, that clinched it (for her) (= that made her certain that she wanted the job). 他们说这份工作有机会去巴黎,她便决心接受这份工作。

clinchnoun [ C ]

uk /klɪntʃ/ us /klɪntʃ/

the position two people are in when they are holding each other tightly in their arms, when fighting or showing love


(Translation of “clinch” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)