Definitions of handgrip

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

grip, handle, hold
show 21 types...
hide 21 types...
ax handle, axe handle
the handle of an ax
broom handle, broomstick
the handle of a broom
the stock or handle of a whip
haft, helve
the handle of a weapon or tool
the handle of a sword or dagger
hoe handle
the handle of a hoe
a round handle
mop handle
the handle of a mop
the handle of a pan
pommel, saddlebow
handgrip formed by the raised front part of a saddle
a handgrip that a gymnast uses when performing exercises on a pommel horse
rake handle
the handle of a rake
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
(music) a knob on an organ that is pulled to change the sound quality from the organ pipes
Type of:
a part that is joined to something larger

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.