Definitions For Gripping


  • Capable of arousing and holding the attention


  • To grab or hold (something) tightly
  • To get and hold the interest or attention of (someone)


  • The act of grabbing or holding something
  • A way or style of holding something
  • Power or control

Is Gripping 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 Gripping is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Gripping 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 Gripping

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