English dictionary definition of:



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


  • 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


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 18:33:50 on 14-03-20

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