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  Words related to clasp

Related / Similar Words: clench, clutch, clutches, grasp, grip, hold, buckle, brooch

 

Definition:
  • the act of grasping; "he released his clasp on my arm"; "he has a strong grip for an old man"; "she kept a firm hold on the railing";
  • a fastener (as a buckle or hook) that is used to hold two things together;
  • hold firmly and tightly;
  • grasp firmly; "The child clasped my hands";
  • fasten with a buckle or buckles;
  • fasten with or as if with a brooch;

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    Hyponyms: chokehold, choke hold, embrace, embracing, wrestling hold, hug, bosom, squeeze

     

    Part Meronyms: bracelet, bangle, bag, handbag, pocketbook, purse

     

    Derivational Morphology: hold, take hold, grapple, grip, grasp, hold on, cling to, hold close, hold tight, clutch, seize, prehend, clench, clinch, brooch, buckle, clutches, broach, breastpin

     

    Anagrams: scalp

     

     
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