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clasp

verb [T]  /klæsp/ us  
to hold someone or something firmly in your hands or arms: He clasped the vase, afraid he would drop it.

clasp

noun [C]  /klæsp/ us  
a firm hold on something with your arms or hands: She had a firm clasp on her daughter’s hand. A clasp is a small metal device used to fasten a belt, a bag, or a piece of jewelry.
Translations of “clasp”
in Korean 꽉 쥐다…
in Arabic يَحْضُن…
in French fermoir…
in Turkish kavramak, sıkıca tutmak, yakalamak…
in Italian stringere, serrare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 抱緊, 握緊, 抓緊…
in Russian обнимать, сжимать…
in Polish ściskać…
in Spanish cierre, broche…
in Portuguese apertar, agarrar, segurar…
in German der Haken…
in Catalan estrènyer, agafar…
in Japanese ~を抱きしめる…
in Chinese (Simplified) 抱紧, 握紧, 抓紧…
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