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Synonyms and Antonyms of grasp

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grasp

synonym (synonym of grasp)

hypernym (grasp IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • an intellectual hold or understanding (noun.attribute)
    a power to affect persons or events especially power based on prestige etc (noun.attribute)
     
  • get the meaning of something (verb.cognition)
    know and comprehend the nature or meaning of (verb.cognition)
     
  • hold firmly (verb.contact)
    have or hold in one's hands or grip (verb.contact)
     
  • the act of grasping (noun.act)
    the act of gripping something firmly with the hands (or the tentacles) (noun.act)
     
  • the limit of capability (noun.cognition)
    an aptitude that may be developed (noun.cognition)
     
  • understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something (noun.cognition)
    the cognitive condition of someone who understands (noun.cognition)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF grasp relation)

  • an intellectual hold or understanding (noun.attribute)
    something that acts like a tentacle in its ability to grasp and hold (noun.attribute)
     
  • get the meaning of something (verb.cognition)
    understand (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    understand, usually after some initial difficulty (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    know or grasp by intuition or feeling (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    arrange and integrate in the mind (verb.cognition)
     
  • hold firmly (verb.contact)
    take hold of or attach to (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    hold on tightly or tenaciously (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    hold firmly and tightly (verb.contact)
     
  • the act of grasping (noun.act)
    a restraining hold; someone loops the arm around the neck of another person in a tight grip, usually from behind (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a hold used in the sport of wrestling (noun.act)
     
  • the limit of capability (noun.cognition)
    the range of vision (noun.cognition)
     
  • understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something (noun.cognition)
    a natural appreciation or ability (noun.cognition)
     

derivation (.... is derived from grasp)

synonym hypernym hyponym derivation appreciation hold compass range grip clasp grasping prehension influence capability apprehension discernment choke hold chokehold embrace embracement wrestling hold tentacle clutch prehend hold on clasp hold cling to

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