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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: grappling(0.01510 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to grappling.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat; “they had
a fierce wrestle”; “we watched his grappling and
wrestling with the bully” [syn: wrestle, wrestling,
grapple, hand-to-hand struggle]
2: taking the bull by the horns [syn: braving, confronting,
coping with, tackling]
3: the sport of hand-to-hand struggle between unarmed
contestants who try to throw each other down [syn: wrestling,
English → English (gcide)
Grappling \Grap"pling\, n.
1. A laying fast ho1d of; also, that by which anything is
seized and held, a grapnel.
2. A grapple; a struggle. A match for yards in fight, in
grappling for the bear. --Dryden.
Grappling iron, a hooked iron used for grappling and
holding fast a vessel or other object.
Grappling tongs, broad-mouthed tongs for gathering oysters.
Grapple \Grap"ple\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Grappled; p. pr. & vb.
n. Grappling.] [F. grappiller, OF. graypil the grapple of a
ship, fr. graper to pluck, prop., to seize, clutch; of German
origin. See Grape.]
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
The gallies were grappled to the Centurion.
Grapple them to thy soul with hoops of steel.