Definitions for clasp

Definitions for (noun) clasp

Main entry: grasp, grip, hold, clasp, clench, clutch, clutches

Definition: the act of grasping

Usage: he released his clasp on my arm; he has a strong grip for an old man; she kept a firm hold on the railing

Main entry: clasp

Definition: a fastener (as a buckle or hook) that is used to hold two things together

Definitions for (verb) clasp

Main entry: clasp

Definition: hold firmly and tightly

Main entry: clasp

Definition: grasp firmly

Usage: The child clasped my hands

Main entry: clasp, buckle

Definition: fasten with a buckle or buckles

Main entry: brooch, clasp

Definition: fasten with or as if with a brooch

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