grapple

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Synonyms for grapple

an act or means of holding something

to take firmly with the hand and maintain a hold on

to contend with an opponent at close quarters, as by attempting to throw him or her

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a tool consisting of several hooks for grasping and holding

a dredging bucket with hinges like the shell of a clam

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the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat

to grip or seize, as in a wrestling match

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Iranian and American grapplers faced one another six times and came out even--the Iranians won three and the Americans won three.
This new extra-long Grappler is 16 feet long, and made especially for one purpose only: pulling down paper off a long roll to attach it to the printer.
Under its founder and CEO, Brian Cimins, Grapplers Quest has become the leading grappling fight organization focused on delivering high-profile professional grappling superfight tournaments, the world's largest amateur open events for all ages and skill levels; branded Grapplers Quest fight videos and DVDs, photos and products; a searchable database of over 32,000 qualified grappling academies; and news and forums.
SAI is aware of the situation but hasn't been able to do anything to help the grapplers, who are now preparing for the Asian Games in Incheon next month.
Three wrestlers face the Three wrestlers face the challenge of a lifetime challenge of a lifetime by taking on some of by taking on some of Mongolia's best grapplers Mongolia's best grapplers in their own backyard.
Of Iran's seven freestyle grapplers, five won medals and only one failed to score any points.
He is also an avid competitor and has recently stepped up a division to fight in the black belt category at the Grapplers Quest event in Amsterdam.
Vazquez was a co-captain along with fellow Super Teamer Erik Del Cid for coach Mike Cassella, and led a team that had only three returning grapplers from last year.
It says this ancient sport has helped Indian grapplers make a mark and bring India on the global sporting map.
TEES grapplers Chris Whitton and Andy Swan are set to fulfil a lifetime's ambition tomorrow when they headline a professional show in their home town.
With 28 high definition videos this application aims to ensure that beginner and experienced Mixed Martial Artists, Grapplers and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioners are successful in their sport.
They can join a gang called Glasgow Greyhound Grapplers, who support the Ibrox side, or Glasgow Goat Greenies.
Lycra-clad grapplers will hit the canvas at the NEC Arena when the World Wrestling Entertainment circus arrives on November 11.
Modern American grapplers of the WWE are not fit to lace their boots
The cash was generated by grapplers from the Midlands Professional Wrestling Association at an event at Centre AT7 last month.