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Definition of pinch run verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

pinch run

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈpɪntʃ rʌn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪntʃ rʌn//
 
[intransitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they pinch run
BrE BrE//ˈpɪntʃ rʌn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪntʃ rʌn//
 
he / she / it pinch runs
BrE BrE//ˈpɪntʃ rʌnz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪntʃ rʌnz//
 
past simple pinch ran
BrE BrE//ˈpɪntʃ ræn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪntʃ ræn//
 
past participle pinch run
BrE BrE//ˈpɪntʃ rʌn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪntʃ rʌn//
 
-ing form pinch running
BrE BrE//ˈpɪntʃ rʌnɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪntʃ rʌnɪŋ//
 
 
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(in baseball) to take the place of a player who is on a base Gordon pinch ran for Gomez.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pinch run