noun hand·grip \ˈhan(d)-ˌgrip\

Definition of HANDGRIP

:  a grasping with the hand
:  handle
plural :  hand-to-hand combat

Examples of HANDGRIP

  1. <the vegetable peeler has a no-slip handgrip>
  2. <the tube TV was so bulky that it was difficult for the movers to get a solid handgrip on it>

First Known Use of HANDGRIP

before 12th century

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