clinched clinched  /ˈklɪntʃt/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) closed or squeezed together tightly

News

  1. Midwest League¢

    x-clinched first half
    on June 22, 2013     Source: KENS 5 San Antonio

  2. The party is just starting for Miami Heat fans after the NBA Finals

    Soon after the Heat clinched its second NBA title in as many years and third in team history, local TV stations ran a public service announcement asking Miami fans to “celebrate with dignity.”
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Miami Herald

  3. South Atlantic League¢

    x-clinched first half
    on June 22, 2013     Source: KENS 5 San Antonio

Quotes

  1. "I probably (would have played), but since we were in the hunt for a high draft pick, of course things are different," Gomes said. "I understand that. Hopefully things get better. Now that we clinched at least having the second-most balls in...
    on Apr 13, 2007 By: Ryan Gomes Source: Forbes

  2. "I would think he clinched it," Jim Tressel, the Buckeyes' normally cautious coach, said unequivocally. "I don't think there would be any question about that. He's the best player in college football."
    on Nov 19, 2006 By: Jim Tressel Source: Chicago Sun-Times

  3. "I could have clinched it in the giant slalom yesterday, but now it was up to Raich and he skied out," Svindal said. "Today I was lucky. It's not luck to get over 1,000 points in the World Cup. But to win by two points after he skis out is...
    on Mar 14, 2009 By: Aksel Lund Svindal Source: International Herald Tribune

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