grasping, taking hold, seizing, prehension(noun)
the act of gripping something firmly with the hands (or the tentacles)
The numerical value of taking hold in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of taking hold in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I think he doesn't get the credit he deserves for a recovery that is taking hold.
This negative sentiment is taking hold. It's a fever that needs to run its course.
The forceps of our minds are clumsy forceps, and crush the truth a little in taking hold of it.
There's still some ambiguity about what the guidelines mean in practice, but caution is taking hold.
There is a more realistic attitude toward nuclear power taking hold in Japan so it would not surprise me to see a significantly larger role for renewable energy in the next energy plan.
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