English dictionary definition of:

grip


Noun

  • the act of grasping
  • a portable rectangular container for carrying clothes
  • a flat wire hairpin whose prongs press tightly together; used to hold bobbed hair in place
  • the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
  • an intellectual hold or understanding
  • worker who moves the camera around while a film or television show is being made
  • the friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road)

Verb

  • hold fast or firmly
  • to grip or seize, as in a wrestling match
  • to render motionless, as with a fixed stare or by arousing terror or awe

Thesaurus

bag clasp clench clutch clutches fascinate grapple grasp hairgrip handgrip handle hold spellbind suitcase traction transfix

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Starter Course: Unit 5: Section 4 and learn about the word grip in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit Starter course: Initial consonant blends.

Scrabble score for grip


Scrabble score = 7

generated at 19:22:35 on 19-10-19

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