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1. grip (noun)
the act of grasping; "he released his clasp on my arm"; "he has a strong grip for an old man"; "she kept a firm hold on the railing"
2. grip (noun)
a portable rectangular traveling bag for carrying clothes; "he carried his small bag onto the plane with him"
3. grip (noun)
a flat wire hairpin whose prongs press tightly together; used to hold bobbed hair in place; "in England they call a bobby pin a grip"
4. grip (noun)
the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it; "he grabbed the hammer by the handle"; "it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip"
5. grip (noun)
a firm controlling influence; "they kept a firm grip on the two top priorities"; "he was in the grip of a powerful emotion"; "a terrible power had her in its grasp"
Also known as: grasp
6. grip (noun)
worker who moves the camera around while a film or television show is being made
7. grip (noun)
the friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road)
car / auto / automobile / machine / motorcar
8. grip (verb)
hold fast or firmly; "He gripped the steering wheel"
9. grip (verb)
to grip or seize, as in a wrestling match; "the two men grappled with each other for several minutes"
Also known as: grapple
10. grip (verb)
to render motionless, as with a fixed stare or by arousing terror or awe; "The snake charmer fascinates the cobra"