• Grip Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To give a grip to; to grasp; to gripe.
  2. (v. t.) A peculiar mode of clasping the hand, by which members of a secret association recognize or greet, one another; as, a masonic grip.
  3. (v. t.) A device for grasping or holding fast to something.
  4. (n.) The griffin.
  5. (v. t.) To trench; to drain.
  6. (n.) A small ditch or furrow.
  7. (v. t.) An energetic or tenacious grasp; a holding fast; strength in grasping.
  8. (v. t.) That by which anything is grasped; a handle or gripe; as, the grip of a sword.
  9. (n.) A gripsack; a hand bag; a satchel.
  10. (n.) Specif., an apparatus attached to a car for clutching a traction cable.
  11. (n.) The influenza; grippe.

Bag, Clasp, Clench, Clutch, Fascinate, Grapple, Grasp, Handle, Hold, Spellbind, Traction, Transfix,

• Grippleness Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The quality of being gripple.

• Griping Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Gripe