bulldog clip


noun

a spring clamp with long, narrow jaws, for holding papers together.

Nearby words

  1. bullboat,
  2. bullbrier,
  3. bullbucker,
  4. bulldog,
  5. bulldog ant,
  6. bulldog edition,
  7. bulldog forceps,
  8. bulldoze,
  9. bulldozer,
  10. bullet

Origin of bulldog clip

First recorded in 1940–45

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British Dictionary definitions for bulldog clip

bulldog clip

noun trademark

a clip for holding papers together, consisting of two T-shaped metal clamps held in place by a cylindrical spring
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