"Brooch" is a noun which is often translated as "el broche", and "clasp" is a noun which is often translated as "el cierre". Learn more about the difference between "brooch" and "clasp" below.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
a. el broche
Sheila wore a delicate silver brooch in the shape of a bird.Sheila llevaba un delicado broche de plata con la forma de un pájaro.
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b. el broche
Holly brought her necklace to the jeweler to have the clasp replaced.Holly llevó su collar al joyero para que le cambiara el broche.
2. (act of clutching)
a. el apretón
The frightened child felt the reassuring clasp of her older sister's hand in the dark.La asustada niña sintió en su mano el tranquilizador apretón de su hermana mayor en la oscuridad.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to clutch)
4. (to fasten)