Dutch English Dictionary

Nederlands, Vlaams - English

knijpen in English:

1. pinch

In a pinch, a vegetable peeler can act as a zester.
Hold your breath and pinch your nostrils.
A pinch hitter was brought into action in the last inning.
This will come in handy in a pinch.
My sister's always pinching me and it really hurts.
It pinches me
Add a pinch of salt and pepper to taste and stir the sauce
... exposed; for best results, pinch the crust around the...
pinch the soft part of your nose
I'm careful when I zip up my jeans, not to pinch myself.
Yesterday, they pinched Jack for robbery.
One of the kids had been pinching her and she was crying.
Keep the filling a little to one side of the centre. Moisten edges with water, fold over and pinch together.
While the tomatoes are cooking add a pinch of salt/sugar/dried thyme.
I was horrible to my little sister – I used to pinch and bite her.