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British English: /klɑːsp/
American English: /klæsp/

Translation of clasp in French:


transitive verb

  • 1 (hold tightly)
    serrer [quelque chose] dans la main (purse, knife)
    he clasped her hand
    il lui a serré la main
    to clasp something to one's breast
    serrer quelque chose contre sa poitrine
    to clasp one's hands around one's knees
    prendre ses genoux dans les mains
  • 2 (embrace) to clasp somebody to one's breast
    prendre quelqu'un dans ses bras
  • 3 (fasten) to clasp a handbag shut
    refermer un sac à main
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