Definition of “clincher” - English Dictionary


“clincher” in American English

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clinchernoun [ C ]

us /ˈklɪn·tʃər/ infml

a final item to be considered that makes a decision firm after you have been tending toward it, or anything that finally decides a matter:

The minivan was big enough for eight people and when we heard the price – that was the clincher!

(Definition of “clincher” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)