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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To wear down and reduce to powder by friction, as in a peppermill. Also: something that is hard work and physically or mentally tiring.

Usage examples (43)
  • The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.
  • grind lenses for glasses and cameras
  • grind designs into the glass bowl
  • grind the spices in a mortar for more
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