Definition of 'clasp'
- a fastener (as a buckle or hook) that is used to hold two things together
- the act of grasping; "he released his clasp on my arm"; "he has a strong grip for an old man"; "she kept a firm hold on the railing"
Synonyms: clench clutch clutches grasp grip hold
- hold firmly and tightly
- fasten with or as if with a brooch
- fasten with a buckle or buckles
- grasp firmly; "The child clasped my hands"