Definition Of grip
(of a feeling or emotion) deeply affect (someone).
she was gripped by a feeling of excitement
a firm hold; a tight grasp or clasp.
his arm was held in a vicelike grip
a part or attachment by which something is held in the hand.
a traveling bag.
a grip crammed with new clothes
an assistant in a theater; a stagehand.
I am a grip and lighting designer working in the DC area.
Example Of grip
A policeman captured a burglar yesterday afternoon just in time to prevent his escaping with a grip containing part of the $1,000 haul made at a robbery on Saturday.
A weak grip causes the clubface to open during the backswing and remain open in the downswing.
As for me, at least I've finally gotten a grip on exactly why this phenomenon has enjoyed such staying power.
As I get on my bike, I grip the bars tightly and close my eyes.
Beyond that, the thugs are organized in a manner designed to maintain a tight grip on power.