Crossword solutions & Synonyms for
Grasp

12 September 2020 The Mirror Classic

We have 38 answers for the crossword clue Grasp. We last saw the 'Grasp' clue in The Mirror Classic on Saturday, 19 September 2020.

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Definitions and usage

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  • 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"
  • The limit of capability; "within the compass of education"
  • Understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something; "he has a good grasp of accounting practices"
  • Get the meaning of something; "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"
  • Hold firmly
  • An intellectual hold or understanding; "a good grip on French history"; "they kept a firm grip on the two top priorities"; "he was in the grip of a powerful emotion"; "a terrible power had her in its grasp"

Anagrams

We found 1 anagrams for the word 'Grasp'.

sprag
  • A wooden prop used to support the roof of a mine

Crossword Answers

3 Letters

DIG

The act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow; "she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs"

GET

A return on a shot that seemed impossible to reach and would normally have resulted in a point for the opponent

KEN

Range of what one can know or understand; "beyond my ken"

SEE

The seat within a bishop's diocese where his cathedral is located

4 Letters

GRAB

The act of catching an object with the hands; "Mays made the catch with his back to the plate"; "he made a grab for the ball before it landed"; "Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away"; "the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion"

GRIP

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"

GROK

Get the meaning of something; "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"

HOLD

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"

KNOW

Accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority; "The Crown Prince was acknowledged as the true heir to the throne"; "We do not recognize your gods"

5 Letters

AHOLD

CATCH

The act of apprehending (especially apprehending a criminal); "the policeman on the beat got credit for the collar"

CLASP

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"

LEARN

Impart skills or knowledge to; "I taught them French"; "He instructed me in building a boat"

RANGE

A place for shooting (firing or driving) projectiles of various kinds; "the army maintains a missile range in the desert"; "any good golf club will have a range where you can practice"

REACH

The act of physically reaching or thrusting out

SAVVY

The cognitive condition of someone who understands; "he has virtually no understanding of social cause and effect"

SEIZE

Take hold of; grab; "The sales clerk quickly seized the money on the counter"; "She clutched her purse"; "The mother seized her child by the arm"; "Birds of prey often seize small mammals"

6 Letters

CLENCH

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"

CLINCH

(boxing) the act of one boxer holding onto the other to avoid being hit and to rest momentarily

CLUTCH

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"

FATHOM

Measure the depth of (a body of water) with a sounding line

HOLDON

Be persistent, refuse to stop; "he persisted to call me every night"; "The child persisted and kept asking questions"

MASTER

Key that secures entrance everywhere

SNATCH

The act of catching an object with the hands; "Mays made the catch with his back to the plate"; "he made a grab for the ball before it landed"; "Martin's snatch at the bridle failed and the horse raced away"; "the infielder's snap and throw was a single motion"

7 Letters

COMPASS

Drafting instrument used for drawing circles

REALISE

Make real or concrete; give reality or substance to; "our ideas must be substantiated into actions"

8 Letters

CLUTCHES

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"

PERCEIVE

To become aware of through the senses; "I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon"

TAKEHOLD

Assume control

9 Letters

APPREHEND

Get the meaning of something; "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"

GETHOLDOF Howard

Be in or establish communication with; "Our advertisements reach millions"; "He never contacted his children after he emigrated to Australia"

10 Letters

COMPREHEND

Get the meaning of something; "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"

UNDERSTAND

Be understanding of; "You don't need to explain--I understand!"

12 Letters

APPRECIATION

An increase in price or value; "an appreciation of 30% in the value of real estate"

13 Letters

COMPREHENSION

An ability to understand the meaning or importance of something (or the knowledge acquired as a result); "how you can do that is beyond my comprehension"; "he was famous for his comprehension of American literature"

GETTHEPICTURE

Get the meaning of something; "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"

UNDERSTANDING

The capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination; "we are told that man is endowed with reason and capable of distinguishing good from evil"

15 Letters

GETTHEMEANINGOF

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