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gripple

adjective grip·ple \ˈgripəl\

Definition of gripple

dialectal, British

  1. :  greedy and grasping :  avaricious

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Origin and Etymology of gripple

Middle English gripel, from Old English gripul, from the stem of grīpan to seize, attack


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gripple

verb grip·ple

Definition of gripple

obsolete

  1. :  grapple grasp

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Origin and Etymology of gripple

probably blend of 1grip and 1grapple


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