Synonyms for Clasped:

v.

gripped (verb)
kept, Had, grasped, Adhered, retained, gripped, seized, held, Embraced, Grappled, Clutched.

Usage examples for Clasped

  1. With a sudden movement she stretched out her hand to him, which he eagerly clasped and their hands lay so in each other for a minute, without other speech than that of the close- held fingers. – A Red Wallflower by Susan Warner
  2. Then she hurried back; locked her door; sat down and waited, her hands clasped – Out of the Air by Inez Haynes Irwin
  3. Marjorie clasped her hands in front of her, and closed her lips. – The Children of Wilton Chase by Mrs. L. T. Meade