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Definition of "gripping" []

  • Catching the attention; exciting; interesting; absorbing; fascinating. (adjective)
  • Present participle of grip. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "gripping" in a sentence
  • "And now for his description of reading "No Country for Old Men," He used the term "gripping," 4 times."
  • ""Child 44 is a remarkable debut novel - inventive, edgy and relentlessly gripping from the first page to the last.""
  • "Drawing liberally on firsthand accounts, Swanson covers these dramatic parallel journeys day by day, shifting from one to the other in gripping counterpoint."