grip translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Translation of "grip" - English-Spanish dictionary

grip

verb /ɡrip/ ( past tense, past participle gripped)
to take a firm hold of empuñar, agarrar, aferrar, asir He gripped his stick The speaker gripped (the attention of) his audience. gripping adjective which holds the attention absorbente, que engancha a gripping story. come to grips with to deal with (a problem, difficulty etc) abordar, atacar The government needs to come to grips with the problem of youth unemployment. lose one’s grip to lose understanding or control perder el control He started to lose his grip on reality.
(Definition of grip from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “grip” in Spanish

Word of the Day

fire-eater

a performer who entertains people by seeming to swallow flames

Word of the Day

PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
by Colin McIntosh,
February 09, 2016
New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More