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Pronunciation: /ɡrɪp/

Translation of grip in German:


  • 1 (firm hold) Halt, der; [fig.], (power) Umklammerung, die have a grip on sth etw. festhalten [fig.], etwas im Griff haben loosen one's grip loslassen lose one's grip [fig.], nachlassen
  • 2 (strength or way of gripping) Griff, der

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