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grapple
Used In
Man And Superman
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  • But here and there occurs a scrap of intensely insusceptible, intensely resistant material; and that stubborn scrap grapples with the current and will not let it through until it has made itself useful to you as those two vital qualities of literature, light and heat.
  • Yes: he shirks all his responsibilities, and leaves his wife to grapple with them.

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  • I’ve just begun to grapple with the problem.
  • the two men grappled with each other for several minutes

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