key grip


noun Movies.

the chief stagehand on a movie set.

Nearby words

  1. key case,
  2. key club,
  3. key deer,
  4. key drive,
  5. key fruit,
  6. key in,
  7. key largo,
  8. key light,
  9. key lime,
  10. key lime pie

Origin of key grip

First recorded in 1975–80

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British Dictionary definitions for key grip

key grip

noun

mainly US the person in charge of moving and setting up camera tracks and scenery in a film or television studioSee also grip 1 (def. 11)
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