grip noun definition in Tennis topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Tennis topic
[countable, usually singular] grip (on somebody/something) an act of holding somebody/something tightly; a particular way of doing this Keep a tight grip on the rope. to loosen/release/relax your grip She tried to get a grip on the icy rock. The climber slipped and lost her grip. She struggled from his grip. Try adjusting your grip on the racket.