clutch - translate into Spanish with the English-Spanish dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “clutch”

See all translations

clutch

verb /klatʃ/
(with at) to try to take hold of
agarrar
I clutched at a floating piece of wood to save myself from drowning.
to hold tightly (in the hands)
apretar
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.
(Definition of clutch from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “clutch” in Spanish

Definitions of “clutch” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

half

either of two periods of time into which a game is divided

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Liz Walter,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More