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Grapple synonyms

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To suffer from the receipt of (criticism, for example):
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  1. To suffer from the receipt of (criticism, for example):
  2. To overtake
  3. To hear or listen to:
To bring to an end; finish
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  1. To bring to an end; finish
  2. To bring to an end; terminate:
  3. To draw or bind together the edges of:
To enter into conflict or battle:
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  1. To enter into conflict or battle:
  2. To involve oneself or become occupied; participate:
  3. To enter or bring into conflict with:
To bring to an end; finish
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  1. To bring to an end; finish
  2. To bring to an end; terminate:
  3. To draw or bind together the edges of:
To struggle hand to hand with an opponent in an attempt to throw or force him or her to the ground without striking blows
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  1. To struggle hand to hand with an opponent in an attempt to throw or force him or her to the ground without striking blows
  2. To taken (something) away from another by gripping and pulling:
  3. To struggle (with a problem, an opposing force, etc.)
A small metal bar or other device attached to the ribbon of a military decoration to indicate the action or service for which it was awarded or an additional award of the same medal.
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  1. A small metal bar or other device attached to the ribbon of a military decoration to indicate the action or service for which it was awarded or an additional award of the same medal.
  2. A fastening, such as a hook or buckle, used to hold two or more objects or parts together.
  3. A fastener or holder, particularly one that clasps.
Something, such as a mechanical device, that clenches or holds fast.
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  1. Something, such as a mechanical device, that clenches or holds fast.
  2. A firm grip
  3. A tight grip or grasp.
A grasp; grip
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  1. A grasp; grip
  2. A woman's small handbag with no handle or strap, held in the hand
  3. A device for gripping and holding, as in a crane
A firm hold; control; possession
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  1. A firm hold; control; possession
  2. The power to hold or seize; reach
  3. A firm hold or grip.
(Sports) The manner of holding a ball, bat, club, racket, etc.
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  1. (Sports) The manner of holding a ball, bat, club, racket, etc.
  2. The act of taking firmly and holding fast with the hand, teeth, an instrument, etc.; secure grasp; firm hold
  3. A tight hold; a firm grasp:
A thing to hold or hold on by
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  1. A thing to hold or hold on by
  2. A control or adjustor on a television that keeps the screen image in proper position:
  3. A manner of grasping an opponent, as in wrestling or aikido:
To grip firmly in or with the hand; grasp.
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  1. To grip firmly in or with the hand; grasp.
  2. To hold tightly with the arms or hands; grasp firmly; embrace
  3. To hold in a tight embrace.
To bring together tightly; close (the teeth or fist) firmly
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  1. To bring together tightly; close (the teeth or fist) firmly
  2. To squeeze; to grip or hold tightly.
  3. To grip tightly
To engage the clutch of an automobile, etc.
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  1. To engage the clutch of an automobile, etc.
  2. To snatch or seize (at)
  3. To grasp or hold eagerly or tightly
To make a grasping or snatching motion:
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  1. To make a grasping or snatching motion:
  2. To snatch or try to snatch something
  3. To get possession of by unscrupulous methods
To hold with the arms; embrace.
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  1. To hold with the arms; embrace.
  2. To take hold of firmly with or as with the hand or arms; grip
  3. To reach for and try to seize
To take firmly and hold fast with the hand, teeth, an instrument, etc.
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  1. To take firmly and hold fast with the hand, teeth, an instrument, etc.
  2. To get and hold the attention of
  3. To secure and maintain a tight hold on; seize firmly.
To lay sudden or forcible hold of something.
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  1. To lay sudden or forcible hold of something.
  2. To take hold of suddenly or forcibly, with or as with the hand; clutch
  3. To put in legal possession of a particular thing; assign ownership to
To move in a confused hurry or bustle
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  1. To move in a confused hurry or bustle
  2. To fight or struggle confusedly at close quarters.
  3. To struggle or fight in rough confusion
To fight, struggle, contend, etc. briefly but vigorously; wrestle; scuffle
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  1. To fight, struggle, contend, etc. briefly but vigorously; wrestle; scuffle
To struggle hand to hand with an opponent in an attempt to throw or force him or her to the ground without striking blows
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  1. To struggle hand to hand with an opponent in an attempt to throw or force him or her to the ground without striking blows
  2. To struggle (with a problem, an opposing force, etc.)
  3. To struggle or fight with by wrestling; wrestle with
To be caught by a hook
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  1. To be caught by a hook
  2. (Slang) To take strong hold of; captivate:
  3. To catch, suspend, or connect with a hook.
Find another word for grapple. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for grapple, like: catch, close, engage, close, wrestle, fasten, join, fight, clasp, clench and clutch.