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General dictionaries General (27 matching dictionaries)
  1. grasping: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. grasping: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. grasping: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. grasping: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. grasping: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. grasping: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Grasping, grasping: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. grasping: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. grasping: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. grasping: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. grasping: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. grasping: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Grasping, grasping: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. grasping: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. grasping: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Grasping: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. grasping: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. grasping: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. Grasping: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. grasping: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  21. grasping: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. grasping: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. grasping: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. grasping: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. grasping: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. grasping: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. grasping: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. grasping: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. grasping: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. grasping: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (grasping)

noun:  the act of gripping something firmly with the hands
noun:  understanding with difficulty ("The lecture was beyond his most strenuous graspings")
adjective:  immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth ("A grasping old miser")

▸ Also see grasps

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Phrases that include grasping:   grasping the nettle, grasping forceps, forced grasping reflex, grasping for more...

Words similar to grasping:   avaricious, covetous, grabby, grasp, graspingly, graspingness, greedy, prehensile, prehension, seizing, avid, taking hold, more...

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