Definitions

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  • adj. Tending to grip well

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Avaricious; grasping.
  • n. A grip.

Etymologies

grip +‎ -y (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • We took some "grippy" - shelf liner we had lying around (this would also work great with a piece of vegetable bin liner or no slip carpet pad) and cut it to the same size as the bottom of the feet.

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  • The interior is dominated by iconic MINI design characteristics such as grippy and comfortable sports seats, the trademark central speedometer and neat, funky switch packs.

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  • I've tried to give them more grip by spray painting them with a rubbery coating (Plastidip), but it's not as "grippy" as I had hoped.

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  • The phone becomes even more "grippy" than it would with soft-touch paint.

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  • I like the handle - it's made of a "grippy" but not slippery fabric, hard to describe.

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  • The only caution is that the Michelin Krylion Carbon Road tires apparently do not work well for racing on technical courses in wet conditions because of the hard carbon compound, which results in the tires not being that "grippy" or "sticky" for cornering.

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  • Mnyromyr will check on that, and on how extensible the Firefox code is. bug 385252 "grippy" mouseover effects inconsistent in Suiterunner - gone into 1. 9.1.x and

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  • The interior has certainly changed from the past - In 2005 Ford made the most noticeable change in the movement of the gear-shift from a clunky column-mount to a center console with a ergonomically designed and "grippy" gear lever.

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  • It adds no bulk, and a "grippy" feel to your device.

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  • Also, its "grippy" feel gives your device an improved grip making it less likely that you will drop your once-slippery device.

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