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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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His Ruger 9mm sports silver-starred exotic grips on both left and right.
If you want a different grip shape or size, add a panel to the existing backstrap.
As many of us have discovered, G10 and other heavier materials sometimes are the hardest on grip screw bushings.
With a little trial and error with different grips, we saw profound improvements in our accuracy.
8226; The well respected PGATour Partners had 130 golfers from all skill levels test this grip, and an amazing 83% saw an immediate increase in distance and control.
However, guns such as the Smith & Wesson M&P with interchangeable backstraps are problematic for grip sleeves.
Differences between dominant and non-dominant grip strength, tip, key and palmar pinch were compared using a paired sample t-test.
Hand placement and pressure in the grip of the bow is a vital link to the outcome of each shot.
It connects club to body which is its prime role, so the grip requires a stronger element of support at high speed.
These occupational pinch grips are at a 1- to 4-mm grip span, with only the thickness of the fabric/leather separating the two participating digits (most closely related to the 0% maximum grip span measurement considered in this study).
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.
Holmes and 2009 NCAA Champion and rising tennis star Devin Britton all teamed with KFC to test new branded athletic grips in each of their respective sports.
Today if you're looking for special grips, a custom stock maker is the answer.
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.