clamp


clamp
01. We [clamped] the two boards together, and glued them.
02. The dog [clamped] his teeth on my pant leg, and wouldn't let go.
03. We need to [clamp] the microphone to the stand somehow.
04. The attacker had his arm [clamped] around the victim's neck.
05. The police [clamped] the suspect's arms behind his back with handcuffs, and threw him in the patrol car.
06. The child [clamped] her lips together, and refused to speak.
07. This portable lamp can be [clamped] onto any table or desk.
08. Once the dog had [clamped] its jaws on the cat's neck, it wouldn't let go until the animal was dead.
09. Can you loosen the [clamps] on the wood so I can move it a bit?
10. The kidnapper [clamped] his hand over the child's mouth, and began to drag her out of the house.
11. Someone once said that one look around us ought to show that all our arbitrary measures and bounds have been [clamped] on us by mankind.
12. The old man [clamped] his pipe between his teeth and walked off.
13. When the band came on stage, the girls started screaming with excitement, and the boys all [clamped] their hands over their ears.
14. The incision in his chest was [clamped] open, and his heart was visible.
15. My little girl [clamped] her arms around my leg, and tried to hide behind my skirt the first time she saw the horse at the farm.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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  • clamp — [ klɑ̃p ] n. m. • 1856; « pièce de bois » 1643; mot angl. d o. germ. ♦ Chir. Pince à deux branches, servant à comprimer un conduit (notamment un vaisseau), une cavité ou des tissus qui saignent. ⇒ 1. clip. ● clamp nom masculin (anglais clamp, du… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Clamp — (kl[a^]mp), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Clamped} (kl[a^]mt; 215) p. pr. & vb. n. {Clamping}.] 1. To fasten with a clamp or clamps; to apply a clamp to; to place in a clamp. [1913 Webster] 2. To cover, as vegetables, with earth. [Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clamp — clamp1 [klamp] n. [ME < MDu klampe: for IE base see CLIMB] any of various devices for clasping or fastening things together, or for bracing parts; esp., an appliance with two parts that can be brought together, usually by a screw, to grip… …   English World dictionary

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  • Clamp — (kl[a^]mp), n. [Cf. LG. & D. klamp, Dan. klampe, also D. klampen to fasten, clasp. Cf. {Clamber}, {Cramp}.] 1. Something rigid that holds fast or binds things together; a piece of wood or metal, used to hold two or more pieces together. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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