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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

Synonyms for grip

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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The wings will expand to grip the opposite side of the wall.
GRIP scientists will compare their findings with those from a U.
Although Radosevich initially developed the Grill Grip with safety in mind, he says it has quickly become a popular decorative accessory for otherwise bland grills.
However, due to the reduction of the carbon black content, absolute grip proved to be inadequate, and especially, the grip on wet road was too weak for practical use.
These grips are turned out on preset machines, that are set for a universal grip size.
To fully appreciate how a seemingly minor accessory like a grip can accomplish so many tasks, there are some definitions we must first deal with.
Sales and safety tip: All grip manufacturers will tell you and you must tell your customers: Do not use grip sleeves on pistols with grip safeties--this will deactivate the safety.
I expect that you will have one of these in place - The Vardon Grip (overlap), the Interlocking Grip, the Baseball Grip and 'Cack Handed' (Left hand below right - rare
Grip strength tends to be one of the most neglected aspects of strength training.
The 24-oz, heatset bottle has four horizontal rib panels in the grip area that replace traditional vacuum panels.
Archaeologist Ofer Bar-Yosef of Harvard University says that the behavioral implications of grip differences between Neandertals and ancient humans remain unclear.
More grip means more torque, which is a good thing when you're trying to bust loose that last stubborn screw.
To showcase the unique product packaging of the new Boneless Filet Box meal, KFC announced sports-marketing endorsements with athletes who know the importance of having a good grip.
The bane of all custom grip makers is the fact manufacturers have not always maintained the same tolerances, ' which is why high dollar grips require the maker have the frame itself for custom fitting.
PHOENIX, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grill Grip, the only grill accessory of its kind, is now offering an expanded line of customized grill handle covers that prevent burns and personalize home grills on Amazon.