Clasp in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Clasp

(transitive) To take hold of; to grasp; to grab tightly. | To shut or fasten together with, or as if with, a clasp. | A fastener or holder, particularly one that clasps.

Short Example Sentence for Clasp

  • 1. I am not worthy to clasp your purity and loveliness. 🔊
  • 2. Her wrist was caught in a clasp of iron. 🔊
  • 3. He saw her clasp her hands convulsively. 🔊
  • 4. Some clasp to their sorrow-wracked bosoms! 🔊
  • 5. It had slipped somehow from the clasp that held it. 🔊
  • 6. He felt for a fleeting moment the warm clasp of her hand. 🔊
  • 7. Then I will clasp his knees. 🔊
  • 8. I tightened my clasp convulsively about Fidele. 🔊
  • 9. Fifth day, fingers clasp firmly; toes do not. 🔊
  • 10. He felt her trembling in his clasp and he swept her close to him. 🔊
  • 11. His firm clasp steadied her more than any words could have done. 🔊
  • 12. He opened and closed his clasp knife and was silent for several minutes. 🔊
  • 13. Did they clasp thee in their arms and press their kisses on thy brow? 🔊
  • 14. She would have given much to clasp both nephew and niece in her arms. 🔊
  • 15. We know their thoughts, we hear their words, we clasp their hands. 🔊
  • 16. And now I ask, will you not permit me to clasp hands with you for life? 🔊
  • 17. How happy I would be, mademoiselle, if I could clasp you in my embrace. 🔊
  • 18. When in my arms, wi' a' thy charms, I clasp my countless treasure, O! 🔊
  • 19. Rhoda's slim fingers clasp her pearl locket, which has come out again. 🔊

How to use Clasp in Sentence?

  • 1. Not since that impulsive clasp of reunion in the palace had he touched her in caress. 🔊
  • 2. Pearl looked down at her necklace and saw that the lovely clasp was changed to coarse glass. 🔊
  • 3. They could only clasp hands, their eyes looking what their tongues refused to say. 🔊
  • 4. And going near the light, she took off a bracelet of hair, with a magnificent clasp of pearls. 🔊
  • 5. But she, sheltered in the warm clasp of loving arms, found her life like a joyous dream. 🔊
  • 6. She was so little, so helpless, so trembling in his clasp ... so made for love and tenderness.... 🔊
  • 7. As he entered, Rite sprang up, half-overturning her chair, and ran to clasp his hand. 🔊
  • 8. Her fingers still tingled with the warm clasp of the strong hands that had helped her over the wall. 🔊
  • 9. What difference does it make that your arms are strong and white if they can't clasp him? 🔊
  • 10. Very firmly he put his hand upon her hand, withdrew it from its clasp about him, and raised it to his lips. 🔊
  • 11. With every word urging me to get away, her clasp tightened, she hugged my head closer to her breast. 🔊
  • 12. She returned his clasp and kiss with her frank, sweet fervour, though he saw in her eyes a slight bewilderment. 🔊
  • 13. Rhoda drew her hands from the young Indian's clasp and walked to the edge of the camp. 🔊
  • 14. Hold the right rein close to where it passes through the eye, it will clasp the lower jaw like a slip-knot and give you great power. 🔊
  • 15. She found herself longing to reach out and take hold of one of those big, strong hands, and clasp it tightly and protectingly in her own. 🔊
  • 16. Longing to clasp him in a father's arms, And seal his pardon with a pitying tear! 🔊
  • 17. Then from his own remotest corner he reached out casually and rallied her limp, cold hand into the firm, warm clasp of his vibrant fingers. 🔊
  • 18. Nearing the extreme end of the pond, the boat gently headed around, and silently we glided back into the clasp of that strange orbit. 🔊
  • 19. And now that we clasp hands again, my dear friend, let me say one word as to the 'argument' of my last poems. 🔊
  • 20. Then there shall clasp thee an angel's hand And gently lead to thy promised land. 🔊
  • 21. So, before my death, I wanted to again clasp the hand of my last friend, and thank him for all the love and fidelity he has shown me. 🔊