Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a person or thing that grips something
  • n. a cover on the handle of a bicycle, tool, etc, that makes it easier to grip.
  • n. A rubber or other material attached to a curling shoe to improve traction on the ice
  • n. a ticket collector

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, grips or seizes.
  • n. In printing presses, the fingers or nippers.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which grips, grasps, or seizes.
  • n. A device for holding the carbon of an arc-lamp and assisting in the regulation of its movements.

Etymologies

to grip + -er (Wiktionary)

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