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Very thin
Past tense for press tightly
“There's no point in buying shoes that will pinch your toes and cramp your feet all day long.”
Past tense for live in a frugal way
“It's said that Chicago Bears founder George Halas pinched pennies so tightly that his thumbprint looked like the profile of Abraham Lincoln.”
Past tense for steal or take without permission
“The thieves didn't pinch the tapes of the show, for some reason, which suggests they were pretty discerning.”
Past tense for arrest
“He wanted the police to portray themselves as the rabbit, but a day later, he's pinched.”
Past tense for to squeeze tightly between two surfaces, edges, or points
“If you can see it biting you, you simply pinch the skin on either side of its proboscus, which means it can't extract it and fly away.”
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