Clasp Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Clasp

To twine or twist together.
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To reach for and try to seize
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The definition of a buckle is a clasp used for fastening or closing.
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(Basketball) A hook shot.
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To include or contain as part of something broader.
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To remain emotionally attached; hold on:
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An ornament, badge, or emblem having a pin or clasp with which it is fastened to the clothing
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To seize or intercept a object moving through the air (or, sometimes, some other medium). syn. transl. [from 16th c.]
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To make certain; ensure:
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A facsimile impression made by pressing a soft substance onto something, as a coin or inscription
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The definition of a clinch is a fastening, or something used to fasten, or is slang for a embrace.
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Something, such as a mechanical device, that clenches or holds fast.
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A tight grasp.
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The act of taking firmly and holding fast with the hand, teeth, an instrument, etc.; secure grasp; firm hold
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A coming to grips; hand-to-hand fight
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To embrace.
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To lay stress upon, emphasize
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To conceal; to hide from view; to embosom.
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To grip tightly.
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(Informal) To get or take quickly
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To put in legal possession of a particular thing; assign ownership to
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To adorn as with a brooch.
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The definition of clamp is to fasten things firmly together.
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To keep within close bounds; to confine
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To bring from a compact to an extended position; unfold:
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(Rare) To fasten with or as with a hasp
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(Dated) To utter a loud cry, or a sound imitative of the word, by way of call or pursuit; to shout.
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To clasp with the arms; embrace.
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To equip (a canal, etc.) with a lock or locks
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To form an enclosure around; encompass
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Plural form of clutch
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Antonyms for Clasp

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(Euphemistic, usually reflexively) To gain weight
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To release or relax a clasp or grasp; let go.
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To unfasten (the buckle of (a belt, shoe, etc))
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Words Related to Clasp

To cause to take close effect; to make to tell; to land.
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To cause to wait or delay.
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A device, such as a seat belt, that secures a person or object.
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To hold steadfastly to; cherish:
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The act of moving; a movement.
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A facility; a knack:
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(Historical) The main tower of a castle or fortress, located within the castle walls. (According to keep, the word comes "from the Middle English term kype, meaning basket or cask, and was a term applied to the shell keep at Guînes, said to resemble a barrel".)
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