Spanish translation of “clutch”
clutch verb /klatʃ/
› (with at) to try to take hold of
I clutched at a floating piece of wood to save myself from drowning. › to hold tightly (in the hands)
She was clutching a 50–cent piece. clutch at straws › to hope that something may help one in a hopeless situation
aferrarse a cualquier cosa
I’m probably clutching at straws, but we could still score a last-minute goal.