Definitions For Grasping


  • The act of gripping something firmly with the hands (or the tentacles)
  • Understanding with difficulty


  • Immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth

Is Grasping a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Grasping is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Grasping in a Sentence

  • Her grasping children fought over her property when she died.
  • A grasping person who would rather buy a car he didn't need than give a dime to charity

Synonyms for Grasping

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