a tight grasp or an act of grasping something.
she made a clutch at his body
a slim, flat handbag without handles or a strap.
Put the accent on femininity with this classy suede-and-lace clutch .
a mechanism for connecting and disconnecting a vehicle engine from its transmission system.
Conventional automatic transmission systems do not have a clutch between the engine and the gearbox.
a group of eggs fertilized at the same time, typically laid in a single session and (in birds) incubated together.
We collected clutches , incubated the eggs, and took blood samples from hatching young.