gripes

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plural of gripe
third-person singular of gripe
gripe
To complain; to whine
gripe
To seize, grasp
gripe
A complaint; a petty concern
gripe
To make a grab (to, towards, at or upon something)
gripe
{v} to hold fast, press close, squeeze, oppress
gripe
{n} a grasp, squeeze, oppression
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complain; "What was he hollering about?
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To pinch; to distress
gripe
disapproval If you say that someone is griping, you mean they are annoying you because they keep on complaining about something. Why are football players griping when the average salary is half a million dollars? griping about high prices. = grumble, whinge + griping grip·ing Still, the griping went on
gripe
A gripe is a complaint about something. My only gripe is that one main course and one dessert were unavailable. = grumble, whinge. to complain about something in an annoying way = whinge gripe about
gripe
A vulture; the griffin
gripe
The compass or sharpness of a ship's stern under the water, having a tendency to make her keep a good wind
gripe
Grasp; seizure; fast hold; clutch
gripe
Oppression; cruel exaction; affiction; pinching distress; as, the gripe of poverty
gripe
The piece of timber which terminates the keel at the fore end; the forefoot
gripe
To seize and hold fast; to embrace closely
gripe
The name of a specific wire rope, often used on davits and other life raft launching systems
gripe
complain; "What was he hollering about?"
gripe
money, with a gripe or as with a gripe
gripe
To clutch, hold, or pinch a thing, esp
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{i} stomach pain; complaint (Slang)
gripe
{f} seize; grasp; cause pain (in the stomach); complain (Slang)
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To suffer griping pains
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Specifically, to cause pinching and spasmodic pain to the bowels of, as by the effects of certain purgative or indigestible substances
gripe
Pinching and spasmodic pain in the intestines; chiefly used in the plural
gripe
To tend to come up into the wind, as a ship which, when sailing closehauled, requires constant labor at the helm
gripe
informal terms for objecting; "I have a gripe about the service here"
gripe
A device for grasping or holding anything; a brake to stop a wheel
gripe
To catch with the hand; to clasp closely with the fingers; to clutch
gripe
An assemblage of ropes, dead-eyes, and hocks, fastened to ringbolts in the deck, to secure the boats when hoisted; also, broad bands passed around a boat to secure it at the davits and prevent swinging
gripe
informal terms for objecting; "I have a gripe about the service here" complain; "What was he hollering about?
gripe
That on which the grasp is put; a handle; a grip; as, the gripe of a sword
gripes

    Türkische aussprache

    grayps

    Aussprache

    /ˈgrīps/ /ˈɡraɪps/

    Etymologie

    [ 'grIp ] (verb.) before 12th century. Middle English, from Old English grIpan; akin to Old High German grIfan to grasp, Lithuanian griebti.

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