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clinch the deal

In business, to secure agreement on an offer, proposal, or some other exchange. After two weeks of negotiations, we were finally able to clinch the deal with the other firm.
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clinch

(klɪntʃ)
tv. to settle something; to make something final. I was able to clinch the deal, and I got a raise for it.
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In Union Council Amankot, where election was held up due to non-printing of election symbol of ANP candidate, the seat of District Council was clinched by PTI Engr Zulfiqar Aziz against ANP Talawat Khan while Tehsil Council seat was grabbed by ANP Farooq Khan against runner-up candidate of PTI Mohammad Jamil Khan.
Glamorgan Wanderers remain third after they clinched a try bonus 29-7 victory at Garndiffaith.
Seena's gold medal was clinched in the senior men's brown belt light featherweight division, and then he also won a bronze in the senior men's brown belt open class.
Swoope scored a season-high 15points Friday in a 83-53 victory over Alemany of Mission Hills that clinched the Mission League title for the Wolverines.
The Dubliner closed to 5-3 and had chances to win the ninth as well before the 34-year-old Scot clinched it on the pink.
Henman was joined by Australia's Lleyton Hewitt, Germany's Nicolas Kiefer, Frenchman Cedric Pioline, Russian Marat Safin and Sjeng Schalken of the Netherlands who also clinched their fifth titles during 2000.
Subsequent to the financings clinched last December, the company has in excess of $720,000 dedicated to the exploration programs.
A free-kick from Spurs' Peter Harrington took the game into extra time at 3-3 and goals from Jay Roberts and Harrington clinched it.
Mohammad Hanif Khan, Ahmad Hassan Khan and Malik Muzaffar Khan of PPP had won it in consecutive elections of 1988, 1990 and 1993 respectively while PML-N clinched it for first time in 1997 and by Maulana Inayat-ur-Rehman on ticket of MMA in 2002.
Al Shehabi clinched gold in the men's triple jump at the Asian Junior Championships in Jakarta, Indonesia in mid-June.
It was that kind of night for the Harvard-Westlake of Studio City girls' basketball standout, who scored a game-high 24points as the host Wolverines clinched the Mission League title with a 72-42 victory over Chaminade of West Hills.
Sheldon has already clinched at least a share of the conference title and earned the No.
David Grace clinched the RAC Hillclimb Championship in Northern Ireland when the reigning champion Roger Moran failed to make the start.
The Drambuie team, which clinched the national championship last month, rolled over 12 other boats in one of the largest fields of Super Cats in several years.