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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Struggles with; seizes firmly.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used without object) : He was grappling with a boy twice his size. ,to grapple with a problem
  • Verb (used with object) : The thug grappled him around the neck
  • Roberts: McCain grapples with major fundraising challenge
  • Here he was already locked in grapples with the great Guggenhammers, and winning, fiercely winning. for more
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