grasp at

Definition of grasp at

  1. :  to try to take or get (something) in an eager or desperate way They were ready to grasp at any possible solution. He grasped at the opportunity to speak with her.

Word by Word Definitions

graspplay
  1. :  to make the motion of seizing :  clutch

    :  to take or seize eagerly

    :  to clasp or embrace especially with the fingers or arms

  1. :  handle

    :  embrace

    :  hold, control


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