It was always an hour or more before we could get the grapnels down again.'
There came a clanging of grapnels on the rail over the crouching defenders.
The grapnels were pulled up, and the boats were soon alongside.
These grapnels, by virtue of the use for which they were designed, were heavy.
This was done by grapnels; but the bottom was rocky and seemed (p. 336) unfit for a base.
Cast off grapnels, please, and save your hugging for some one who likes it better.
Grapnels were lowered from cranes to seize the rats and overturn them.
Heave with your grapnels; heave, men, with a long swing, heave!
The two Genoese galleys had thrown their grapnels and made fast, one on each side of Pisani's galley.
Suddenly, the Genoese threw off the grapnels that attached the two ships, and hoisting their sails, sheered off.