Words Like GRAPPLE

We have put together a list of words that are similar to GRAPPLE.

20 Alternative Words Similar to grapple

1 Struggle Noun      Synonym Words Like Struggle
2 Tool Noun      Synonym Words Like Tool
3 Cope Verb      Synonym Words Like Cope
4 Contend Verb      Synonym Words Like Contend
5 Deal Verb      Synonym Words Like Deal
6 Manage Verb      Synonym Words Like Manage
7 Grip Verb      Synonym Words Like Grip
8 Act Verb      Synonym Words Like Act
9 Clutch Verb      Synonym Words Like Clutch
10 Move Verb      Synonym Words Like Move
11 Prehend Verb      Synonym Words Like Prehend
12 Seize Verb      Synonym Words Like Seize
13 Fix Verb-transitive      Synonym Words Like Fix
14 Close Verb-intransitive      Synonym Words Like Close
15 Grab Noun      Synonym Words Like Grab
16 Meet Verb      Hyponym Words Like Meet
17 Cut Verb      Hyponym Words Like Cut
18 Match Verb      Hyponym Words Like Match
19 Crampon Noun      Hyponym
20 Crampoon Noun      Hyponym

2 examples of grapple

1 They made do on half a loaf of bread every day
2 we watched his grappling and wrestling with the bully

10 definitions of grapple

1 To seize; to lay fast hold of; to attack at close quarters: as, to grapple an antagonist.
2 To fasten, as with a grapple; to fix; to join indissolubly.
3 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.
4 A seizing or seizure; close hug in contest; the wrestler's hold.
5 An instrument, usually with hinged claws, for seizing and holding fast to an object; a grab.
6 A grappling iron.
7 a dredging bucket with hinges like the shell of a clam
8 come to terms with
9 the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat
10 to grip or seize, as in a wrestling match
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