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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Engraspverb

    To seize; to hold fast in the hand; to gripe.

    Etymology: from grasp.

    Now ’gan Pyrrocles wax as wood as he,
    And him affronted with impatient might;
    And both together fierce engrasped he,
    Whiles Guyon standing by, their uncouth strife does see. Fairy Queen, b. ii. cant.
    5. stan. 20.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Engraspverb

    to grasp; to grip

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Engrasp

    en-grasp′, v.t. (Spens.) to grasp.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of engrasp in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of engrasp in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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