Grip

Definition of Grip

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

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