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grip British & World English

Take and keep a firm hold of; grasp tightly

grip English Thesaurus

she gripped the edge of the table

escape the clutches of British & World English

Break free from the control or grasp of

key grip British & World English

The person in a film crew who is in charge of the camera equipment

key grip New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

person in charge of a film crew's camera equipment

devil's grip British & World English

Informal term for Bornholm disease.

kirby grip British & World English

A type of hairgrip consisting of a thin folded and sprung metal strip or wire

pistol grip British & World English

A handle shaped like the butt of a pistol

twist-grip British & World English

A control operated manually by twisting, especially one serving as a handgrip for operating the throttle on a motorcycle or for changing gear on a bicycle

get a grip British & World English

Keep or recover one’s self-control

lose one's grip British & World English

Become unable to understand or control one’s situation

in the grip of British & World English

Dominated or affected by something undesirable or adverse

tight British & World English

(Of a grip) very firm

get a grip in grip British & World English

Keep or recover one’s self-control

handgrip British & World English

A handle for holding something by

lose one's grip in grip British & World English

Become unable to understand or control one’s situation

in the grip of in grip British & World English

Dominated or affected by something undesirable or adverse

escape the clutches of in escape British & World English

Break free from the control or grasp of