grip

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Synonyms for grip

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firm control

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an act or means of holding something

a strong or powerful influence

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to take firmly with the hand and maintain a hold on

to compel, as the attention, interest, or imagination, of

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the friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road)

worker who moves the camera around while a film or television show is being made

an intellectual hold or understanding

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a flat wire hairpin whose prongs press tightly together

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to grip or seize, as in a wrestling match

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to render motionless, as with a fixed stare or by arousing terror or awe

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That is the dilemma for a once prosperous town so devastated by industry closures and unemployment, it hangs onto survival with a fingertip grip.
Wolves may not mathematically be relegated but Dave Jones accepted that their fate was all but sealed after events 90 miles north of Molineux ended their fingertip grip on the Premiership.
Labour's Chief Whip Donald Dewar takes the humane view that he does not want to see such scenes - but they could become inevitable as the Tories struggle to keep their fingertip grip on power.
The compact size of the Logitech G3 Laser Mouse allows gamers to use a fingertip grip, which many prefer to make quicker and bolder movements using their wrists.