Search Result:grind

KK Pronunciation

〔 graInd 〕


〔 ɡraind 〕

Overview of noun grind

The noun grind has 4 senses

  • swot, grind, nerd, wonk, dweeb -- (an insignificant student who is ridiculed as being affected or boringly studious)

  • grind -- (the grade of particle fineness to which a substance is ground; "a coarse grind of coffee")

  • drudgery, plodding, grind, donkeywork -- (hard monotonous routine work)

  • grind, mill, pulverization, pulverisation -- (the act of grinding to a powder or dust)

Overview of verb grind

The verb grind has 7 senses

  • crunch, cranch, craunch, grind -- (press or grind with a crushing noise)

  • grate, grind -- (make a grating or grinding sound by rubbing together; "grate one's teeth in anger")

  • labor, labour, toil, fag, travail, grind, drudge, dig, moil -- (work hard; "She was digging away at her math homework"; "Lexicographers drudge all day long")

  • grind -- (dance by rotating the pelvis in an erotically suggestive way, often while in contact with one's partner such that the dancers' legs are interlaced)

  • grind, mash, crunch, bray, comminute -- (reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading; "grind the spices in a mortar"; "mash the garlic")

  • grind -- (created by grinding; "grind designs into the glass bowl")

  • grind -- (shape or form by grinding; "grind lenses for glasses and cameras")