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Translation of "grasp" - English-Korean dictionary

grasp

verb   /ɡrɑːsp/
to take hold of something firmly with your hand 움켜잡다 He grasped my hand.
to understand something 이해하다 I didn’t grasp what she was saying.
grasp the nettle UK
to force yourself to be brave and do something that is difficult or unpleasant 곤경에 맞서다 You’ve been putting off making that phone call for days – I think it’s about time you grasped the nettle!
(Definition of grasp verb from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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