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grappling

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  • verbgrab, wrestle
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Synonyms for grappling

verb grab, wrestle
  • confront
  • contend
  • cope
  • deal with
  • attack
  • battle
  • catch
  • clash
  • clasp
  • close
  • clutch
  • combat
  • encounter
  • engage
  • face
  • fasten
  • fight
  • grasp
  • grip
  • hold
  • hook
  • hug
  • nab
  • nail
  • scuffle
  • seize
  • snatch
  • struggle
  • tackle
  • take
  • tussle
  • do battle
  • take on

Antonyms for grappling

  • agree
  • avoid
  • be immune
  • cancel
  • disconnect
  • dodge
  • free
  • give
  • idle
  • let go
  • liberate
  • lose
  • make peace
  • misunderstand
  • offer
  • open
  • receive
  • refuse
  • reject
  • release
  • retreat
  • run
  • stop
  • support
  • surrender
  • unfasten
  • unlock
  • yield
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.