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Marguerite took my hand in a surprisingly strong grip.
Pete tightened his grip on her arm.
She loosened her grip on the steering-wheel.
I need some winter boots with a better grip.
The President struggled to regain his grip on power.
The church no longer has a strong grip on the population.
The country was in the grip of an economic crisis.
The forest is still in the grip of winter.
So far we have failed to come to grips with the magnitude of this problem.
We need to get a grip on how dangerous this situation is.
For goodness' sake, get a grip on yourself.
Are you starting to lose your grip on reality?
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English version of definition of grip
the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
the system of trade unions, or the principles on which trade unions are based
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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American definition of grip from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.