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Meaning of “clasp” - Learner’s Dictionary

clasp

noun     /klɑːsp/
METAL OBJECT [C] a small metal object that is used to fasten a bag, belt, or piece of jewelleryPins, clips, hooks and pegs
HOLD [no plural] a tight holdHaving in your hands
Translations of “clasp”
in Vietnamese cái móc…
in Spanish cierre, broche…
in Thai ตัวเกี่ยวให้แน่น…
in Malaysian kancing…
in French fermoir…
in German der Haken…
in Chinese (Traditional) 緊抱, 緊握, 緊抓…
in Indonesian kaitan…
in Russian застежка, объятие, обхват…
in Turkish toka, kopça, kavrama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 紧抱, 紧握, 紧抓…
in Polish zapięcie, sprzączka, uścisk…
(Definition of clasp noun from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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