grasp - translate into Spanish with the English-Spanish dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “grasp”

See all translations

grasp

verb /ɡraːsp/
to take hold of especially by putting one’s fingers or arm(s) round
asir, agarrar; apretar, empuñar
He grasped the rope He grasped the opportunity to ask for a higher salary.
to understand
captar, coger, comprender, entender
I can’t grasp what he’s getting at.
grasping adjective greedy (especially for money)
avaricioso, codicioso, avaro
a grasping old man.
(Definition of grasp from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “grasp” in Spanish

Definitions of “grasp” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

cost/charge the earth

to cost, charge, etc. a lot of money

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

dumbwalking noun

April 20, 2015
walking slowly, without paying attention to the world around you because you are consulting a smartphone He told me dumbwalking probably wouldn’t be a long-term problem.

Read More