- To hold or make fast to something, as with a grapple.
- To use a grapple.
- an act of transgressing; violation of a law, command, etc.; sin.
- humbly patient or quiet in nature, as under provocation from others.
- overly submissive or compliant; tame.
- something trivial; a trivial matter, affair, remark, etc.:
- endowed with or characterized by a hearty, joyous humor or a spirit of good fellowship.