Definitions For Grip


  • The act of grasping
  • A portable rectangular container for carrying clothes
  • A flat wire hairpin whose prongs press tightly together; used to hold bobbed hair in place
  • The appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
  • An intellectual hold or understanding
  • Worker who moves the camera around while a film or television show is being made
  • The friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road)
  • The act of grabbing or holding something
  • A way or style of holding something
  • Power or control


  • Hold fast or firmly
  • To grip or seize, as in a wrestling match
  • To render motionless, as with a fixed stare or by arousing terror or awe
  • To grab or hold (something) tightly
  • To get and hold the interest or attention of (someone)

Is Grip a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Grip is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Grip in a Sentence

  • The little boy gripped his mother's hand tightly.
  • I gripped the door handle and pulled as hard as I could.
  • The story really grips the reader.
  • His tennis instructor showed him the proper backhand grip.
  • A golfer with an incorrect grip
  • He has been doing all he can to maintain his grip on the company's finances.

Synonyms for Grip

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