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pɪntʃ
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. The act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal).
  2. A squeeze with the fingers.
  3. A small sharp bite or snip.
  4. A sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action.
  5. A slight but appreciable amount.
  6. An injury resulting from getting some body part squeezed.
  7. A painful or straitened circumstance.
(动) As a verb
  1. Irritate as if by a nip, pinch, or tear.
  2. Cut the top off.
  3. Squeeze tightly between the fingers.
  4. Make ridges into by pinching together.
  5. Make off with belongings of others.
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