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grapple

How to sign: the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat
"they had a fierce wrestle"; "we watched his grappling and wrestling with the bully";

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Similiar / Same: wrestle, wrestling, grappling, hand-to-hand struggle

Categories: struggle

grapple

How to sign: a tool consisting of several hooks for grasping and holding; often thrown with a rope

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Similiar / Same: grapnel, grappling hook, grappling iron, grappler

Categories: tool

Within this category: crampon

grapple

How to sign: come to terms or deal successfully with
"We got by on just a gallon of gas"; "They made do on half a loaf of bread every day";

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Similiar / Same: cope, get by, make do, manage, deal, make out, contend

Categories: act, move

Within this category: fend, hack, improvise, meet, scrape along

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