handgrip

Definitions of handgrip
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n the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it

Synonyms:
grip, handle, hold
Types:
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ax handle, axe handle
the handle of an ax
broom handle, broomstick
the handle of a broom
crop
the stock or handle of a whip
haft, helve
the handle of a weapon or tool
hilt
the handle of a sword or dagger
hoe handle
the handle of a hoe
knob
a round handle
mop handle
the handle of a mop
panhandle
the handle of a pan
pommel, saddlebow
handgrip formed by the raised front part of a saddle
pommel
a handgrip that a gymnast uses when performing exercises on a pommel horse
rake handle
the handle of a rake
stock
the handle end of some implements or tools
gunstock, stock
the handle of a handgun or the butt end of a rifle or shotgun or part of the support of a machine gun or artillery gun
basket hilt
a hilt with a basket-shaped guard for the hand
bitstock, brace
a carpenter's tool having a crank handle for turning and a socket to hold a bit for boring
butt, butt end
thick end of the handle
doorhandle, doorknob
a knob used to release the catch when opening a door (often called `doorhandle' in Great Britain)
horn, saddle horn
a high pommel of a Western saddle (usually metal covered with leather)
pistol grip
a handle (as of a gun or saw) shaped like the butt of a pistol
stop
(music) a knob on an organ that is pulled to change the sound quality from the organ pipes
Type of:
appendage
a part that is joined to something larger

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