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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Capable of arousing and holding the attention.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective : a gripping play; a gripping book
  • Noun : He has a strong grip. ,to have a good grip on a problem. ,The boss is old and is losing his grip. ,Members of the club use the secret grip....
  • Verb (used with object) : We gripped the sides of the boat as the waves tossed us about. ,to grip the mind
  • The book in gripping from start to finish and as a reader I can easily empathize with each character. for more
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