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  • EN [ ˈɡræpl]
  • US [ ˈɡræpl]

English definition


  • 1. a tool consisting of several hooks for grasping and holding; often thrown with a rope

  • 2. a dredging bucket with hinges like the shell of a clam

  • 3. the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat;

    • "they had a fierce wrestle"
    • "we watched his grappling and wrestling with the bully"


  • 1. come to terms or deal successfully with;

    • "We got by on just a gallon of gas"
    • "They made do on half a loaf of bread every day"
  • 2. to grip or seize, as in a wrestling match;

    • "the two men grappled with each other for several minutes"

Example sentences

  • The vulgarians with whom Lily and Ralph grapple unsuccessfully are accurately and acidly observed.

  • But the new president's most urgent task will be to grapple with the economic crisis.

  • Many investigators had grapple with the problem, usually with poor results.

  • As for himself, he was too tired to grapple fundamentally with the fact.

  • There is every reason for society to undertake programs that grapple with these problems.

  • He had weight and might be expected to grapple with a disease and throw it.

  • With lightning feint, one after another pair finally seized hold and began to grapple.

  • In his current role, Professor Lyons has had to grapple with another financial crisis.

  • Grapple over the wall, run to the back and grapple onto the upper balcony.

  • He no longer wishes to grapple furiously with his universe.

  • If it wins the grapple check , it establishes a hold and can constrict.

  • When the snipe and the clam grapple , it is the fisherman who profits.

  • He did not at all grapple with the real question.

  • It will take a brave politician to grapple with the inequalities in the tax laws.

  • It can then try to a grapple as a free action without provoking attacks of opportunity.

  • And we must also grapple with the issue of anonymousspeech.

  • It is with these problems that Europe now has to grapple.

  • They will grapple a lack of capacity until It'starts to impede the business.

  • Shall we grapple and lay their ship aboard?

  • He did all he could to grapple with the enemy.

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