Definition of Graspable

1. Adjective. Capable of being apprehended or understood.




Definition of Graspable

1. a. Capable of being grasped.

Definition of Graspable

1. Adjective. Able to be grasped ¹

2. Adjective. Able to be understood or comprehended; understandable ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Graspable

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Graspable

grappling hook
grappling iron
grappling irons
grapplings
grapsoid
grapsoids
graptolite
graptolites
graptolitic
grapy
grasp
grasp all, lose all
grasp at straws
grasp reflex
grasp the nettle
graspable (current term)
grasped
grasper
graspers
grasping
grasping reflex
graspingly
graspingness
graspingnesses
graspless
grasps
graspt

Literary usage of Graspable

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1. The American Journal of Psychology by Edward Bradford ( Titchener, Granville Stanley Hall (1902)
""At times, at the moment of reaction I see a whitish convex thing which appeals to me as something graspable; the rest of the tone is not thus graspable. ..."

2. The Child; His Thinking, Feeling, and Doing by Amy Eliza Tanner (1915)
"From the fourth to the sixth month, both of these interests continue, and are fed and supplemented by the great interest in graspable objects. ..."

3. Cambridge University Magazine (1840)
"graspable, however, we cannot say, because grasp is Saxon. Yet Keats writes half-graspable. Language.—Simplicity is not the sole element of poetical ..."

4. The Child: His Thinking, Feeling, and Doing by Amy Eliza Tanner (1904)
"From the fourth to the sixth month, both of these interests continue, and are fed and supplemented by the great interest in graspable objects. ..."

5. A Tramp Abroad by Mark Twain (1880)
"That tree had witnessed the assaults of men in mail—how remote such a time seems, and how un- graspable is the fact that real men ever did fight in real ..."

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