clutch to

clutch (someone or something) to (something)

To press or hold something firmly against something else. Suzy clutched her new doll to her chest. Clutch this icepack to your knee to alleviate the swelling.
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clutch someone or something to something

to grasp and hold someone or something to something. She clutched the baby to her bosom. Lee clutched the ice pack to his head.
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References in classic literature ?
roared the object of Roderick's persecution, at the same time giving an instinctive clutch to his breast.
Each agency on the list has worked with Clutch to publish multiple strong client reference interviews.
The EverTough line was intended to address this need and fill the "better" gap within the manufacturer's tiered portfolio of offerings by optimizing key areas of the clutch to achieve a balance of price and performance.
He adds: " The current hot favourite mini clutches are Leiber or Bottega Venetta, which has further reduced its size from a midsized clutch to a real mini one.
For example, when changing from 1st to 2nd gear, the computer detects the up-shift and engages 2nd gear, then releases the 1st-gear clutch while engaging the 2nd-gear clutch to achieve a seamless gear change.
He said: "I thought for Dodgy Clutch to go to South Africa and bring people back from there was very important.
See if either cleaning the screen or replacing the elbow gets the fan clutch to work.
I'd have expected the clutch to last around 10,000 miles or so, or am I being optimistic?
A wedge design allows the clutch to slip continuously without generating damaging heat.
Torque the clutch to the manufacturer's recommendations, and you're done.
To apply proper torque, you must match the clutch to the selected tool and joint configuration.
Once again, this latest range enhancement reinforces our policy of aligning clutch to an ever changing vehicle parc.
That's why we designed our newest clutch to be worn four ways- no matter what the outfit or occasion, the clutch will look great
Designed to operate on the end of a shaft, the new One-Way Clutch bearings feature ball bearings at both ends of the clutch to provide support for radial loads.
As the inner race rotates in one direction, torque is transmitted through the clutch to the outer race and output shaft.