Synonyms for Gripped:

v.

gripped (verb)
seized, Adhered, Clutched, held, grasped, Embraced, Grappled, Had, kept, retained, Clasped.

Other synonyms:

adj.
held.

Usage examples for gripped

  1. With clenched teeth and hands hard gripped he set himself to endure. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  2. The major answered, and I noticed now he had Le Gaire gripped by the arm. – Love Under Fire by Randall Parrish
  3. Then she gripped his hands and cried: Oh, father, father, have mercy, have mercy! – In the Heart of a Fool by William Allen White