Translation of "clench" - English-Spanish dictionary

clench

verb uk /klentʃ/

to close or hold something very tightly, often in a determined or angry way

apretar, agarrar
The old man clenched his fist and waved it angrily at us.
With a knife clenched in/between his teeth, he climbed up the tree to cut some coconuts.
‘Get out of here,’ she said through clenched teeth.

(Translation of “clench” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

clench

verb /klentʃ/

to close tightly together

apretar
He clenched his teeth/fist.

(Translation of “clench” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)