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handgrip

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noun hand·grip \ˈhan(d)-ˌgrip\

Definition of handgrip

  1. 1 :  a grasping with the hand

  2. 2 :  handle

  3. 3 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>



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of handgrip

before 12th century


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