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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 grip /ˈgrɪp/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Grip, n.  A small ditch or furrow.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Grip n.  Zool. The griffin. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Grip, v. t. To trench; to drain.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Grip, n.
 1. An energetic or tenacious grasp; a holding fast; strength in grasping.
 2. A peculiar mode of clasping the hand, by which members of a secret association recognize or greet, one another; as, a masonic grip.
 3. That by which anything is grasped; a handle or gripe; as, the grip of a sword.
 4. A device for grasping or holding fast to something.
 5. Specif., an apparatus attached to a car for clutching a traction cable.
 6.  A gripsack; a hand bag; a satchel or suitcase. [Colloq.]
 7.  Med. The influenza; grippe.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Grip, v. t.  To give a grip to; to grasp; to gripe.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the act of grasping; "he released his clasp on my arm"; "he
           has a strong grip for an old man"; "she kept a firm hold
           on the railing" [syn: clasp, clench, clutch, clutches,
            grasp, hold]
      2: the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in
         order to use or move it; "he grabbed the hammer by the
         handle"; "it was an old briefcase but it still had a good
         grip" [syn: handle, handgrip, hold]
      3: a portable rectangular traveling bag for carrying clothes;
         "he carried his small bag onto the plane with him" [syn: bag,
          traveling bag, suitcase]
      4: the friction between a body and the surface on which it
         moves (as between an automobile tire and the road) [syn: traction,
          adhesive friction]
      5: worker who moves the camera around while a film or
         television show is being made
      6: a firm controlling influence; "they kept a firm grip on the
         two top priorities"; "he was in the grip of a powerful
         emotion"; "a terrible power had her in its grasp" [syn: grasp]
      7: a flat wire hairpin whose prongs press tightly together;
         used to hold bobbed hair in place; "in England they call a
         bobby pin a grip" [syn: bobby pin, hairgrip]
      v 1: hold fast or firmly; "He gripped the steering wheel"
      2: to grip or seize, as in a wrestling match; "the two men
         grappled with each other for several minutes" [syn: grapple]
      3: to render motionless, as with a fixed stare or by arousing
         terror or awe; "The snake charmer fascinates the cobra"
         [syn: fascinate, transfix, spellbind]
      [also: gript, gripping, gripped]