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Keenness vs Grasp - What's the difference?

keenness | grasp | Related terms |

Keenness is a related term of grasp.

As a noun keenness

is sharpness or cutting ability.

As an acronym grasp is

(software|object-oriented design).




  • sharpness or cutting ability
  • astuteness or sagacity
  • eagerness or enthusiasm
  • grasp


    (wikipedia grasp)


    (en verb)
  • To grip; to take hold, particularly with the hand.
  • (senseid)To understand.
  • I have never been able to grasp the concept of infinity .

    Derived terms

    * grasp the nettle


    (en noun)
  • Grip.
  • *
  • *:Turning back, then, toward the basement staircase, she began to grope her way through blinding darkness, but had taken only a few uncertain steps when, of a sudden, she stopped short and for a little stood like a stricken thing, quite motionless save that she quaked to her very marrow in the grasp of a great and enervating fear.
  • (senseid)Understanding.
  • That which is accessible; that which is within one's reach or ability.
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