Definition of Grapple

Grapple v. t. means: An instrument, usually with hinged claws, for seizing and holding fast to an object; a grab.

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Grapple v. t. means: An instrument, usually with hinged claws, for seizing and holding fast to an object; a grab.

Meaning of Grapple

Grapple (v. t.) means: An instrument, usually with hinged claws, for seizing and holding fast to an object; a grab.

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Grapple (v. i.): To use a grapple; to contend in close fight; to attach one's self as if by a grapple, as in wrestling; to close; to seize one another.

Grapple (v. t.): To seize; to lay fast hold of; to attack at close quarters: as, to grapple an antagonist.

Grapple (v. t.): To fasten, as with a grapple; to fix; to join indissolubly.

Engrapple (v. t. & i.): To grapple.

Grappling (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Grapple

Grappled (imp. & p. p.): of Grapple

Close (n.): A grapple in wrestling.

Lock (n.): A grapple in wrestling.

Grapple (v. t.): A grappling iron.

Ingrapple (v. t. & i.): To seize; to clutch; to grapple.

Grapple (v. t.): A seizing or seizure; close hug in contest; the wrestler's hold.

Scuffle (v. i.): To strive or struggle with a close grapple; to wrestle in a rough fashion.

Grapple (v. t.): An instrument, usually with hinged claws, for seizing and holding fast to an object; a grab.

Tackle (n.): To seize; to lay hold of; to grapple; as, a wrestler tackles his antagonist; a dog tackles the game.

Grappling (n.): A grapple; a struggle. A match for yards in fight, in grappling for the bear.

Close (v. i.): To grapple; to engage in hand-to-hand fight.

Grapnel (n.): A small anchor, with four or five flukes or claws, used to hold boats or small vessels; hence, any instrument designed to grapple or hold; a grappling iron; a grab; -- written also grapline, and crapnel.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Grapple

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Meaning of Grapnel, Grapple

Grapnel, Grapple means: A small multi:pronged anchor used on dinghies and small boats. Also used to drag along the bottom to recover something that has sunk.

Meaning of Grapple

Grapple means: To use a grapple; to contend in close fight; to attach one's self as if by a grapple, as in wrestling; to close; to seize one another.

Meaning of Grapple

Grapple means: To seize; to lay fast hold of; to attack at close quarters: as, to grapple an antagonist.

Meaning of Grapple

Grapple means: To fasten, as with a grapple; to fix; to join indissolubly.

Meaning of Engrapple

Engrapple means: To grapple.

Meaning of Grappling

Grappling means: of Grapple

Meaning of Grappled

Grappled means: of Grapple

Meaning of Close

Close means: A grapple in wrestling.

Meaning of Lock

Lock means: A grapple in wrestling.

Meaning of Grapple

Grapple means: A grappling iron.

Meaning of Ingrapple

Ingrapple means: To seize; to clutch; to grapple.

Meaning of Grapple

Grapple means: A seizing or seizure; close hug in contest; the wrestler's hold.

Meaning of Scuffle

Scuffle means: To strive or struggle with a close grapple; to wrestle in a rough fashion.

Meaning of Grapple

Grapple means: An instrument, usually with hinged claws, for seizing and holding fast to an object; a grab.

Meaning of Tackle

Tackle means: To seize; to lay hold of; to grapple; as, a wrestler tackles his antagonist; a dog tackles the game.

Meaning of Grappling

Grappling means: A grapple; a struggle. A match for yards in fight, in grappling for the bear.

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