gripple

[ grip-uh l ]
/ ˈgrɪp əl /

adjective British Dialect.

miserly; avaricious.

Nearby words

  1. gripman,
  2. grippe,
  3. gripper,
  4. gripping,
  5. grippingly,
  6. grippy,
  7. gripsack,
  8. gript,
  9. gripy,
  10. griqua

Origin of gripple

before 1000; Middle English grip(p)el, Old English gripul; see gripe

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