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Definitions of clasp:
  • noun:   the act of grasping
    Example: "He released his clasp on my arm"
  • noun:   a fastener (as a buckle or hook) that is used to hold two things together
  • verb:   hold firmly and tightly
  • verb:   grasp firmly
    Example: "The child clasped my hands"
  • verb:   fasten with a buckle or buckles
  • verb:   fasten with or as if with a brooch

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