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Synonyms for grappling
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  1. wrestle, wrestling, grapple, grappling, hand-to-hand strugglenoun

    the act of engaging in close hand-to-hand combat

    "they had a fierce wrestle"; "we watched his grappling and wrestling with the bully"

    Synonyms:
    grappling hook, wrestling, clamshell, rassling, hand-to-hand struggle, grapple, wrestle, grappling iron, grappler, grapnel

  2. wrestling, rassling, grapplingnoun

    the sport of hand-to-hand struggle between unarmed contestants who try to throw each other down

    Synonyms:
    rassling, wrestling, hand-to-hand struggle, grapple, wrestle

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  1. List of paraphrases for "grappling":

    struggling, wrestling

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How to use grappling in a sentence?

  1. Tali Farhadian Weinstein:

    Many investors are grappling with hard questions about how to incorporate their values into their work. For us, this was not a close call.

  2. Heather Heiman:

    We've done our best with trainings and outreach, but if a teacher from a high school in Idaho is grappling with this issue with a student, we want them to be able to better understand it, their student's needs and the risks involved in this situation.

  3. Logan Wright:

    Financial institutions are still grappling with some of the losses that have resulted, particularly in China's northeast, central provinces, and western regions, where shadow banking activities had expanded the fastest over the past decade.

  4. Chad Houser:

    Grappling with anything, even a global pandemic, it starts at a community level, it starts with a community rallying around each other. It starts with a community holding themselves accountable to themselves and one another.

  5. Arianna Evans:

    It's not to say that Ferguson did not anger us, but there's definitely something different about this moment, especially because it is an election year, we're grappling with the soul of this country this year.


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