Grip Vs Gripe Vs Grippe
Today we will discuss the difference between similar sounding words Grip, Gripe & Grippe.
|1||(n)||the act of grasping
Type: ‘noun.act’ ; Synonym: clasp, clench, clutch, clutches, grasp, hold,
|2||(n)||the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
Type: ‘noun.artifact’ ; Synonym: handgrip, handle, hold,
|3||(n)||a portable rectangular container for carrying clothes
Synonym: bag, suitcase, traveling bag, travelling bag,
|4||(n)||the friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road)
Type: ‘noun.phenomenon’ ; Synonym: adhesive friction, traction,
|5||(n)||an intellectual hold or understanding
Type: ‘noun.attribute’; Synonym: grasp,
|1||(v)||hold fast or firmly ; Type: ‘verb.contact’ ; Usage: ‘He gripped the steering wheel’|
|2||(v)||to grip or seize, as in a wrestling match
Type: ‘verb.contact’ ; Synonym: grapple,
|3||(v)||to render motionless, as with a fixed stare or by arousing terror or awe
Type: ‘verb.emotion’ ; Synonym: fascinate, spellbind, transfix,
Sentence Usage :
The drowning swimmer is now safely in the grip of a lifeguard.
He had a good grip on how to operate his computer.
|1||(n)||informal terms for objecting
Type: ‘noun.communication’ ; Usage: ‘I have a gripe about the service here’ ; Synonym: beef, bitch, kick, squawk,
Type: ‘verb.communication’ ; Synonym: beef, bellyache, bitch, crab, grouse, holler, squawk,
If you search GRIPE in google image you will get a lots of images related to influenza which is related to word GRIPPE and not GRIPE
Sentence Usage :
Her constant petty complaints are beginning to gripe me.
You could hear the students gripe that they had too much homework to do.
|1||(n)||an acute febrile highly contagious viral disease
Type: ‘noun.state’ ;Synonym: flu, influenza,
There is a mild epidemic of grippe in our town.