Pronunciation of Grip
/ɡɹˈɪp/, /ɡɹˈɪp/, /ɡ_ɹ_ˈɪ_p/

Synonyms for grip:

Sense 1

hubcap, lead to, anchorman, deter, stalk, harden, lance, inner tube, announcer, sweep over, radial, desensitize, drive away, spoke, flange, video jockey, rehabilitate, hand, Whitewall, affect, narrator, banish, fasten, convince, fist, turn against, influence, go out of, smite, sound engineer, reform, dj, tire, reflect on, sensitize, retread, heighten, sear, impel, lock, invigorate, televangelist, presenter, broadcaster, anchorwoman.

Sense 2

hostess, come through, dull, color, decide, ennoble, put off, wield, subvert, hub, cartwheel, melt, germinate, bias, remould, newsreader, seep, prejudice, quicken, alienate, warp, understanding, come upon, crowd in on, panel, commentator, inform, transport, wrestle, spare tire, jaw, anchor, wear off, hold forth.

Sense 3

inspire, blind, bald, engulf, comprehension, tickle, skew, stranglehold, hold on to, knock out, hold over, overpower, run away with, tighten, fiddle, enthrall, puncture, guest, kindle.

Sense 4

feed, devour, cut down, tread, plant, cling, pierce, apprehension, hang on, handling, creep, come over, rivet, whirl, pat, stir, hold out, hug.

Sense 5

steady, case, cradle, invade, host, fill.

Sense 6

talk, feel, hold-down, stud, arrest, steal, coil, run-through, wash, wheel.

Sense 7

pulse, lick, deepen, contact, drive, surge, stab.

Sense 8

brush, flow, drain.

Sense 9


Sense 10

cup, shake, hook.

Sense 11

cool, flood, course.

Sense 14

scratch, well, show.

Sense 16


Sense 17


Sense 20


Sense 22


Sense 37


attach to




hang on

hold on.




catch up, mesmerize.


overtake, take.

Sense 1 (noun)


Sense 2 (noun)

anchor, grab, fist.

Sense 4 (noun)


Sense 5 (noun)

apprehension, understanding, comprehension.

Sense 7 (noun)

flat, inner tube, remould, cartwheel, hubcap, radial, hub, flange, bald.

Sense 8 (noun)


Sense 9 (noun)

touch, brush, contact, tap, pat, handling.

Sense 10 (noun)

carry, hang on, cradle.

clasp, embrace (noun)

clutch, clinch, grasp, anchor, handhold, catch, hold, handgrip, clench, gripe, hook, grapple.

command (noun)

domination, rule, command, law, direction, mandate, authority, mastery, will, reign, supremacy, discipline, government, sway, power, prowess, control, commission, charge, management, coordination, sovereignty.

grip (noun)

fascinate, clutch, grasp, spellbind, clasp, hairgrip, bag, handgrip, hold, traction, grapple, suitcase, adhesive friction, handle, transfix, traveling bag, clench, clutches, hold on, bobby pin.

luggage (noun)

bag, valise, duffel bag, haversack, handbag, luggage, brief case, satchel, carpetbag, gladstone, suitcase, knapsack, rucksack, trunk, traveling bag, portmanteau, kit.

perception, understanding (noun)

power, clutches, comprehension, influence, domination, control.

command (verb)

master, coordinate, direct, manage, govern, dominate.

entrance, enchant (verb)

fascinate, mesmerize, spellbind, engross, involve, rivet, hypnotize, enthrall, catch up.

fastening (verb)


grip (verb)

grapple, hold, clutch, adhere, clasp, grasp, retain, have, keep, seize, embrace.

hold tightly (verb)

seize, take hold of, clasp, take.

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