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  1. grapple:


Detailed Translations for grapple from English to French


Translation Matrix for grapple:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- clamshell; grapnel; grappler; grappling; grappling hook; grappling iron; hand-to-hand struggle; wrestle; wrestling
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- contend; cope; deal; get by; grip; make do; make out; manage

Synonyms for "grapple":

Related Definitions for "grapple":

  1. the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat1
  2. a dredging bucket with hinges like the shell of a clam1
  3. a tool consisting of several hooks for grasping and holding; often thrown with a rope1
  4. to grip or seize, as in a wrestling match1
    • the two men grappled with each other for several minutes1
  5. come to terms with1

Wiktionary Translations for grapple:

  1. grappling iron
  2. the act of grappling
  3. a close hand-to-hand struggle
  1. Prendre à une trappe, à un piège ou à quelque chose de semblable.
  2. s’emparer d’un être vivant ou d’une chose.
  3. Prendre vivement.
  1. marine|fr Petite ancre qui a quatre ou cinq branches recourber et dont on se sert pour les embarcations telles que chaloupes, canots, etc.