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gripped

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  • verbhold tightly
  • verbentrance, enchant
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Synonyms for gripped

verb hold tightly
  • clutch
  • grasp
  • clasp
  • clench
  • clinch
  • nab
  • seize
  • snag
  • snatch
  • take
  • clap a hand on
  • get one's hands on
  • latch on to
  • lay hands on
  • take hold of

Antonyms for gripped

  • let go
  • give
  • loose
  • offer
  • receive
  • release
  • disgust
  • repel
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to gripped

engrossed

adjective. preoccupied; attentive to

held

adjective. grasped

obsessed

adjective. consumed, driven about belief, desire

rapt

adjective. absorbed, fascinated

spellbound

adjective. enchanted, fascinated
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.