Definition of graspingly in US English:



  • See grasping

    • ‘On the other hand, this doesn't mean that we have to kowtow to the disingenuous, the graspingly ambitious, the intellectually dishonest, or others whose views conflict with our own.’
    • ‘Pidgin is spoken slowly and graspingly, has no formal set of rules or consistent structure, and relies heavily on the speakers' native languages.’
    • ‘And I know what it feels like to want quietly and graspingly for unknown things.’