clamp (something) on(to) (something)(redirected from clamps on)
clamp (something) on(to) (something)
To attach something to another object or surface. First, you need to clamp that tool onto the table.
See also: clamp
clamp something on(to) somethingand clamp something on
to press or squeeze something onto something else. Clamp this board onto the workbench. Clear a place near the edge of the table, and then clamp on the meat grinder.