handgrip definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- a handclasp or handshake
- a handle or a grip, as on a bicycle handlebar
handgrip definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A grip of or by the hand.
- Something, such as a handle, that is suited to a grip by the hand.
- handgrips Hand-to-hand combat.
handgrip - Phrases/Idioms
come to handgrips
to engage in hand-to-hand fighting