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clutch

1. noun AUTO in engine2. noun BIOL of eggs3. noun group4. noun tight hold5. verb take hold of6. verb hold tightly
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1 noun AUTO in enginecrág fem2  c m uto release the clutch an chrág a scaoileadhclutch pedal troitheán cráige 2 noun BIOL of eggsál masc1éillín masc4  c m uclutch of eggs baisc uibheacha
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun groupslám masc4  c m uscata masc4  c m uglac fem2  c m uthey built a clutch of houses thóg siad slám tithe, thóg siad crág tithe le chéilea clutch of people baicle daoine, slám daoine, scata daoine 4 noun especially literary tight holdgreim daingeangreim dochtshe had the purse in her clutch bhí greim daingean aici ar a sparán 5 verb take hold of
INTRANSITIVEto clutch at sth greim a fháil ar rud, greim a bhreith ar rudhe clutched at his stomach bhí greim aige ar a bholg, bhí sé i ngreim ina bholg
TRANSITIVEgreim a fháil argreim a bhreith arshe clutched his arm fuair sí greim ar a lámh
6 verb hold tightly TRANSITIVEgreim docht a bheith agat argreim daingean a bheith agat arhe was clutching a bottle of wine bhí greim daingean aige ar bhuidéal fíona, bhí sé i ngreim i mbuidéal fíona
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to clutch at straws

do dhóchas a chur i rud ar bithhe's clutching at straws chuirfeadh sé a dhóchas i rud ar bith, bhainfeadh sé triail as rud ar bith

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