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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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However, there is no way that a subtle difference in grip shape, or even perhaps a large one, will cause us to shoot a different POI in a supported bench position.
The Challis stuck grip screw bushing extractor is well made, well polished and finished, and offers plenty of leverage.
During our experimentation, we did try rubber grips.
The Pro Release[TM] grip is designed to provide improved performance for the low & mid handicap and prevents the better player from "getting stuck" - creating a more powerful release at impact.
It is a three finger-groove rubber grip sleeve designed to replace the factory backstrap.
Grip strength and tip and palmar pinch strength and muscle mass of upper extremity in the dominant side were statistically greater than those of the non-dominant side.
Seating your hand properly in your grip is something that should be done on each shot before ever pulling the bow back.
During the build-up of momentum your grip pressure should instinctively increase.
Two previous studies that attempted to quantify the relationship between pinch grip span and pinch grip strength had remarkably different results.
The Ministry of Municipal Affairs determined that both the failed grip and the grip with a steel insert were unsafe, and immediately required that ski resorts discontinue use of all lifts that employed the grips.
We have them progress through a series of 15-minute throwing drills every day, from working on one knee, both knees, no steps, and long tossing to loosen and strengthen their arms - using the change-up grip on every drill except the long tossing.
Avant, Holmes and Britton have inked deals with KFC to become the first-ever "Get a Grip" testers for the brand's latest marketing endeavor - branded athletic grips.
Single-Action grips used to be much better, however too many of them are flared incorrectly today, at least for my hands, as they are too large and sharp at the bottom and too thin at the top.
Even with my pinky dangling, the palm-filling grip gives me full control of the front of the rifle without the illusionary lack of confidence often given when short handgun grips leave my little finger dangling.
I used spare AR-15 pistol grips sitting dusty in my parts bin and tried different techniques.