Definition of Clinchingly

1. Adverb. in a clinching manner, in a manner which serves to clinch something ¹



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Definition of Clinchingly

1. [adv]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Clinchingly

clinafloxacin
clinal
clinally
clinamen
clinamens
clinanthia
clinanthium
clinch
clinch nut
clinched
clincher
clincher-built
clinchers
clinches
clinching
clinchingly (current term)
clindamycin
cline
clines
cling
cling film
cling on
cling to
clinged
clinger
clingers
clingest
clingeth
clingfilm
clingfilmed

Literary usage of Clinchingly

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1907)
""There must be people left in the world to cut the turf for hell," said my sister clinchingly and triumphantly. The question of turf, indeed, ..."

2. Libraries and Founders of Libraries by Edward Edwards (1864)
"In his Introduction, Mr. Hardy has shown, both pleasantly and clinchingly, how often the very legend itself enwraps some vital truth of history. ..."

3. A History of Criticism and Literary Taste in Europe from the Earliest Texts by Charles Fossey, George Saintsbury, Berlin Staatliche Museen (East Berlin)., Thomas Hardy (1902)
"... To ease some mighty wish to tell: " 'Twas I," said she, " Who wrote thus clinchingly. VII " My lover's wife—aye, wife !—knew nought Of what we felt, ..."

4. Words to the Wise--and Others by Ellen Burns Sherman (1907)
"enlarging for a few minutes upon her everyday qualifications for the place, Bridget gave a comprehensive glance at Mrs. Carlyle's pale face and clinchingly ..."

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