Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Pinch"

The meaning of "Pinch" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does pinch mean?
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Q: What does pinch mean?
A: Sentence #1
"in a pinch (US) or British at a pinch

: in a bad situation when help is needed

I can help out in a pinch if you need a babysitter.
In a pinch, you can substitute another ingredient in the recipe.
She can be resourceful in a pinch. [=in an emergency]"

Sentence #2
"to press something, especially someone's skin, strongly between two hard things such as a finger and a thumb, usually causing pain
Ouch! Stop pinching (me)!
These shoes are too tight, they pinch (my feet).
Q: What does pinch of salt mean?
A: It's with a grain of salt. To not completely believe something that you are told because you think it is unlikely to be true: You have to take everything she says with a pinch of salt, because she tends to exaggerate. Not believing.
Q: What does Same pinch mean?
A: It means there are similarities. Something close to the same or very alike in some way.
Q: What does in a pinch mean?
A: "A pinch" is kind of like a small emergency, it is a situation where you aren't fully prepared and it is a little stressful.

Example sentences using "Pinch"

Q: Please show me example sentences with pinch.
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Q: Please show me example sentences with Take with a pinch of salt .
A: To make it more tasty, take a pinch of salt and place it into the bowl
Q: Please show me example sentences with pinch pennies.
A: You can also invert the words to make it a noun instead of a verb.
Noun: Sally was the worst penny pincher.
Verb: Sally would pinch every penny from her paycheck.
Q: Please show me example sentences with pinch pennies.
A: Sometimes you have to pinch pennies to afford something you really want to buy.
Q: Please show me example sentences with a pinch line .
A: Did you mean "punchline?"

If so, it's the part of a joke that usually comes at the end and is supposed to be funny.

Q: What happened to the frog's car when it broke down?
A: It got toad away.

Synonyms of "Pinch" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between A pinch of salt and A dash of salt ?
A: A pinch is smaller than a dash. For a pinch of salt, you would grab a little bit of salt between your thumb and forefinger. For a dash, you would grab some salt and throw it in there with your middle finger, forefinger, and thumb
Q: What is the difference between to pinch and to nip ?
A: A pinch is a strong to grip (something, typically a person's flesh) tightly and sharply between finger and thumb.
"she pinched his cheek"
"he pinched my arm harder"
It is something that can be done to hurt someone when doing it hard, or as playful when doing it gently.

A nip is a sharp bit which can be used in many ways.
For example:
"one of the dogs nipped him on the leg"
This being used when the dog had bitten his leg.
"I'm just nipping down to the Post Office"
Meaning the same as quickly going somewhere and then coming back.
Or “it’s a bit nippy out” referring to the weather being very cold that it is ‘nipping’ at your face, meaning it’s so cold it hurst your face a little because of how cold it is. It’s especially used when the a cold wind is blowing strongly and is ‘nipping’ at your face.

Hope this helped😊
Q: What is the difference between pinch of salt and dash of salt ?
A: “pinch” is used when you can grab the salt with your fingers
Q: What is the difference between pinch and pinch off ?
A: 1) My little brother pinched me.

2) I pinched off a piece of chocolate.

Translations of "Pinch"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? ví dụ với từ pinch
A: An example with the word "pinch" :)
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "same pinch" do u use that if then what does that mean?
A: I’ve never used that before

Other questions about "Pinch"

Q: a pinch of soy sauce Does this sound natural?
A: × a pinch of soy sauce
✓ a dash of soy sauce

a pinch is for salt, herbs. dry ingredients.
Q: What does "I always slip with pinch" mean?
A: thank you! That context helps a lot. At least, it will help someone answer, who knows archery terms, especially about how to draw (pull back) an arrow using one or another kind of bow. Unfortunately, I don’t know enough to talk about bows and how to draw (pull back) and release (perhaps “slip” here), etc. In my ignorance, I would assume that one always lets the arrow go (releases or slips it, lets it slip away) by releasing one’s pinch-hold on it. But I’m pretty sure that just shows how little I know, and the person who wrote that text would laugh at me.

I suggest that you re-post your question, but rephrase it, so that only people who know archery answer. Otherwise, many people might, like me, not see the context in which the words make sense. Maybe re-post by saying:

In an archery context (bows and arrows), what does “I always slip with pinch” mean? Here’s the full context (which you would then give).

Good luck!

P.S. There is an article on Wikipedia about drawing technique, that mentions Mongolian and Mediterranean technique (the "med" in your text, likely). Reading through it may help you get the terminology.
Q: You can pinch some Does this sound natural?

Pinch is describing how you give someone the bread, but is not used when asking the person if they want the bread.

For Example:
Person A stares at bread

Person B: "Do you want a peice of my bread?"

Person A: "Yes please!"

Person B pinches off a peice of their bread and gives it to Person A.

I hope this helps!
Q: But I gave him a wicked pinch underneath the desk before he could finish his sentence.

What does “wicked pinch” mean?
I guess it mean to pinch, but I don’t imagine “wicked”.
A: Wicked is the adjective in the sentence. So in Japanese, I think it would be something like, 'ひどいつねる’? He is describing the pinch as being 'wicked'.
Q: can "pinch" mean " be tight " ?
A: Yes.
1. My new shoes are starting to pinch my feet.
2. I must have put on weght because my jeans are pinching.

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