Synonyms for clamp

Synonyms for (noun) clamp

Synonyms: clamp, clinch

Definition: a device (generally used by carpenters) that holds things firmly together

Similar words: holding device

Definition: a device for holding something

Synonyms for (verb) clamp

Synonyms: clamp

Definition: impose or inflict forcefully

Usage: The military government clamped a curfew onto the capital

Similar words: bring down, visit, inflict, impose

Definition: impose something unpleasant

Usage: The principal visited his rage on the students


Synonyms: clamp

Definition: fasten or fix with a clamp

Usage: clamp the chair together until the glue has hardened

Similar words: fix, fasten, secure

Definition: cause to be firmly attached

Usage: fasten the lock onto the door; she fixed her gaze on the man