The correct answer is fight.
A. shoot grape-shot
The correct answer is (D) To fight hand to hand, grasping a person firmly; to seize another person in a firm grip, as in wrestling; to clinch. To fight at close quarters. Also, to struggle mentally with a problem.
Grapple comes from Old French grape (hook).
Examples of use:
- The police officer grappled with the burglar.
- I grappled with the hooligan arms.