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grapple
used in The Sea of Monsters

2 uses
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Definition
to struggle:

typically a mental struggle — as in coming to terms with something

more rarely a physical struggle — as in hand-to-hand combat or moving something heavy or awkward
  • The third button brought up a grappling hook that could be used to lock onto an enemy's chariot or push it away.
    Chapter 19 (55% in)
  • She threw her first javelin in grappling hook mode, knocking away a lead-weighted net that would have entangled us both.
    Chapter 19 (70% in)

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