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Synonyms for clamp

Synonyms for clamp

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

fasten or fix with a clamp

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impose or inflict forcefully

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Marsh businessman Tim Garbutt hit the national headlines in 2002 and 2003 when he waged a successful one-man crusade against the clampers.
Too many clampers have been acting like modern-day highwaymen for too long.
Clampers must no longer imagine they are above the law.
She filled a bucket with porridge, vegetables and food dye, and when the clamper went to target another car she got him.
The controversial clamper, who runs Birmingham company Midway Parks, isn't the least bit bothered about Government plans to clamp down on his trade because he has already made his fortune.
The bus was clearly displaying a blue disabled badge but the clampers from Coventry-based Clearway Parking Solutions demanded a pounds 140 release fee.
If the wheel clamper is SIA licensed you will have to pay the release fee but you should insist on a receipt then write to the clamping company asking for a refund as there were no warning signs.
Previous efforts to curb unscrupulous clampers have failed and England and Wales will follow Scotland which introduced a ban nearly two decades ago, she said.
A notorious Birmingham clamper has been banned from trading after a decade of causing misery to hundreds of motorists in the city.
Happily, elsewhere in the nation, clampers had the tables turned on them when four furious drivers trapped them in a car park for three hours until they released eight motors.
Manual and pneumatic clampers are also available for manual and robotic loading.
The compensating journal locates the radial position for a part when two or more clampers are used.
Clamping has become one of the most reviled industries in the country, but new government guidelines now looks set to whip the cowboy clampers into shape - and a Welsh company is leading the way in implementing the new controls, says Sean Colsey
While hundreds of people across South Wales have been forced to pay out more than pounds 300 to Cardiff clampers UK Parking Consultants, the First Minister escaped without taxing his pocket.
But this week we've found one profession, which surely plumbs even greater depths of unpopularity than traffic wardens, estate agents, and politicians - car clampers.