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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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Always going well, Losing Grip was never seriously threatened and drew clear to beat Moyne Pleasure by 10 lengths.
At 155 minutes, it's an epic story and told in fascinating detail with Hitler losing grip on reality as the Russian army moves in and his acolytes swearing loyalty while trying to save their own necks as they break out of the bunker.
MAYBE Fergie isn't the only manager losing grip on reality.
Avril Lavigne's Losing Grip is sure to follow her last three releases into the top five and Pink's instantly likeable Feel Good Time is the theme to new blockbuster Charlie's Angels.
The poll results should serve as a warning shot to a prime minister who is accused of high-handed leadership and losing grip on the Coalition's mission to pull Britain free of Labour's toxic debt legacy.
The reason they struggle in the snow is because there is less weight over the driving wheels as the engine is in the front, traction control can help a bit but if you are losing grip try to keep the car in as high a gear as possible and try not to stop on a hill using momentum to carry you over inclines.
We changed the rear tyres as they were losing grip and put a new set on but sadly they didn't take to the cold tarmac and made the car almost undrivable at speed.
Near-neighbour Sue Smith enjoyed a double with her two runners, Losing Grip taking the mares' novice selling hurdle and Stagecoach Opal collecting the novice hurdle.
Their big-race hope only got as far as the fourth fence at Aintree but wins with Losing Grip, Rebel Rhythm and Autograph at the Lincolnshire track eased the disappointment.
It may be big but it corners like a sports car with no body roll and no inkling of losing grip.
magazine: "Noel Gallagher is an overrated guitarist losing grip on his credibility who just has to fire shots on his way down.
But the Spandex-clad lead singer of The Darkness,Justin Hawkins,hit back with venom by saying: ``Noel Gallagher is an overrated guitarist losing grip on his credibility, who just has to fire shots on his way down.
Proportional representation will mean the party losing grip on key local authorities, according to a leading analyst.