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How to use grasp in a sentence
And the more she is forced to recount, the more her grasp of reality slips, or heightens, depending on your point of view.
The grasp on the sabre would tighten; the quiet eyes would flash.
It also seemed that Biden had a good grasp of the subtleties of Iraqi politics.
But the problem with Virgin Galactic is that Branson has never had any real grasp of how serious the technical challenges are.Tycoons in Space: One in Orbit and One Still Grounded | Clive Irving | October 5, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Just a few months ago my 3-year-old son, mid-tantrum, broke my grasp to run from me in a crowded subway station.
Never grasp a Fern plant from above and try to pull it away, as this will be almost sure to result in damage.How to Know the Ferns | S. Leonard Bastin
We suffer, nearly all of us, from a lack of quantitative grasp and from an imperfect grasp of form.The Salvaging Of Civilisation | H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
This widening grasp of languages is or was within the capacity of nearly everyone born into the world—given the facilities.The Salvaging Of Civilisation | H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
Frulein Fichtner is more in the bravura than in the sentimental line, and she has a certain breadth, grasp, and freshness.Music-Study in Germany | Amy Fay
His mind is characterized by the literalness, rather than the comprehensive grasp of great subjects.The Book of Anecdotes and Budget of Fun; | Various
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