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Grips Definition

(verb)

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take and keep a firm hold of; grasp tightly


Examples

his knuckles were white as he gripped the steering wheel

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(verb)

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(of an emotion or situation) have a strong or adverse effect on


Examples

she was gripped by a feeling of excitement

the country was gripped by recession

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(noun)

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a firm hold; a tight grasp


Examples

his arm was held in a vice-like grip

the icy grip of winter

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(noun)

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effective control over something


Examples

he had to take a grip on his nerves

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(noun)

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a part or attachment by which something is held in the hand


Examples

handlebar grips

(noun)

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a travelling bag


Examples

a grip crammed with new clothes

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(noun)

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a stagehand in a theatre.

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