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Synonyms for pinch

nip

dash

at a pinch

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  • if necessary
  • with difficulty
  • if need(s) be
  • just possibly
  • in a pinch
  • at a push

feel the pinch

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  • suffer hardship
  • be poor
  • be impoverished
  • be short of money
  • have less money
  • suffer poverty

Synonyms for pinch

to be severely sparing in order to economize

to take (another's property) without permission

to take into custody as a prisoner

a seizing and holding by law

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a painful or straitened circumstance

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an injury resulting from getting some body part squeezed

a sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action

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a small sharp bite or snip

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a squeeze with the fingers

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the act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal)

squeeze tightly between the fingers

make ridges into by pinching together

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make off with belongings of others

cut the top off

irritate as if by a nip, pinch, or tear

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Pinch is a friendly husband-andwife enterprise with a studio in Clapham North.
Make the first pinch when plants reach 6 to 8 inches in height by removing approximately 1 inch from the tip of each shoot.
Reduce the wine by half, then add the smoked paprika, oregano, sugar, half the chilli flakes, most of the parsley (saving a generous pinch), most of the dill (again keep back a pinch to garnish), the bay leaves, vinegar, tomato puree and passata.
Written by Michelle Harrison and just released in paperback, A Pinch of Magic follows the fortunes of Betty, Fliss and Charlie, three sisters who have been ensnared A Pinch of Magic by a curse that has gripped their family for generations.
One user said: "'Pinching hand?' I'm pretty sure the new emoji coming out in the next release will be used to mean 'pinch' as often as [aubergine emoji] is used to mean 'eggplant'."
This assignment extends the pinch pot into a sculptural event.
festive fla INGREDIENTS (Serves 6) 1 large butternut squash A little olive oil For glazed onions: 2 red onions, sliced 3tbsp balsamic vinegar 5tbsp organic coconut sugar For Christmas rice: 150g wild rice, cooked 150g cooked chestnuts, roughly chopped 75g dried apricots, chopped 150g mixed nuts, chopped Pinch of cayenne pepper Pinch of paprika Juice of half a lemon Pinch of sea salt and pepper Pinch of dried sage For sauteed mushrooms: 160g fresh mushrooms (I used girolles) 1tsp roasted garlic powder Sea salt and pepper 5tbsp cranberry and orange sauce 4 peppers, roasted, skin off 6 sun-dried tomatoes, re-hydrated 2 handfuls baby spinach METHOD: 1.
Warwickshire County Councilhas launched a consultation into its plans to stop funding the dedicatedPride in Camp Hill (PinCH)team, based in the Camp Hill Education Sport and Social (CHESS) centre in Ramsden Avenue.
Pinch grows up in Rome, his mother a Canadian potter who manages to beguile Bear for a few years before he decamps for New York and his next family.
Typical strength measurements include grip strength, lateral pinch strength, and palmar (tripod) pinch strength.
Anne's coriander lamb INGREDIENTS 2tbsp coconut oil or sunflower oil 500g cubed lamb shoulder 2 onions, chopped A large bunch of coriander leaves, chopped 1 mild green chilli, deseeded and finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, very finely chopped 5cm piece of fresh ginger, peeled and grated 2tbsp ground coriander 1tsp ground turmeric 1/2 tsp fennel seeds Seeds from 2 cardamom pods A pinch of ground cloves A pinch of ground cinnamon 2tsp mild chilli powder 4 curry leaves 1 tomato, chopped A good pinch of salt 200ml water 2tbsp toasted flaked almonds, to garnish (optional) METHOD 1.
FORMER Westlife star Brian McFadden has revealed grannies used to pinch his bum when he worked as a bingo caller.
The NPP Series 2-Way pneumatic pinch valves from Clippard (Cincinnati, OH) are air-piloted devices designed to open or close tubes to control the flow of liquids and gases.
Lateral pinch strength is commonly used to open a container lid or bag of food and access the contents [1,2].
On Tuesday, Pinch bar's Instagram account announced: "We no longer serve food because our daytime staff and kitchen staff have left due to the owner refusing to pay staff the national minimum wage.