Part of speech:
A firm hold; control; possession
To try to throw or immobilize another person, especially by gripping with the hands.
To draw into; involve:
To join (one thing to another); attach; connect
(--- Sports) To engage in a boxing match.
A grip or grasp of the hand.
Something, such as a mechanical device, that clenches or holds fast.
A tight grasp.
The act of taking firmly and holding fast with the hand, teeth, an instrument, etc.; secure grasp; firm hold
A thing to hold or hold on by
(Informal) To get or take quickly
To put in legal possession of a particular thing; assign ownership to
To struggle or fight in rough confusion
To have a tussle.
To touch a person or thing
To be caught by a hook
The definition of attack is to make an attempt to hurt someone or something (physically or verbally), to destroy someone or something, to impact someone or something in a dangerous manner, or to forcibly take someone or something.
A pincer, as of a lobster or crab, used for grasping.
The definition of grope is to feel around with your hands, to search your mind for an answer you can't quite come up with or to fondle someone for sexual purposes.
To exert muscular energy, as against a material force or mass:
To relieve of care or suffering:
the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat
A small anchor with three or more flukes, especially one used for anchoring a small vessel.
To cope is to successfully manage something difficult or challenging.
(Informal) To use for one's purpose something worn, defective, or intended for another purpose.
Manage is defined as to succeed despite difficulties or to control, influence or take charge.
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