grind grind  /ˈɡraɪnd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an insignificant student who is ridiculed as being affected or boringly studious
  2. (n) the grade of particle fineness to which a substance is ground
  3. (n) hard monotonous routine work
  4. (n) the act of grinding to a powder or dust
  5. (v) press or grind with a crushing noise
  6. (v) make a grating or grinding sound by rubbing together
  7. (v) work hard
  8. (v) 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
  9. (v) reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading
  10. (v) created by grinding
  11. (v) shape or form by grinding

Usage(s):

  1. And they go to caucuses or go to the primaries and just work, grind your way up the -- to whatever lies ahead, and that's what's happened.
  2. They are to the vanished grind houses what the Disney-dressed-up 42nd Street is to the old, disreputable Deuce.
  3. The dance films she did may have been cheesy documents of bump-and-grind; the bondage films, creepy if dainty invocations of sadomasochism.

News

  1. The Grind: Inspiring theme songs, Mike Davis's stress level & U.S. Open picks

    By Alex MyersWelcome to another edition of The Grind, where we've had that spectacular U.S. Open theme song in our heads for months. The Yanni-penned masterpiece, "In Celebration of Man," is so inspiring we're pretty sure Johnny Miller sets his alarm to wake up to it in the morning. Don't act like you've never hummed it to yourself when you've struck a solid shot on the course before. OK, so ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: GolfDigest.com via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Driving A Busy Roadway WIll Be A Grind

    Driving on industrial road is a *grind* this week.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WOWT Omaha

  3. Grind’s new spacious digs prove to be Grand quarters

    Kelley Cox / Post Independent Suzanne Stewart of Glenwood Springs and Nancy Page of New Castle enjoy lunch at The Grind recently. The Grind is now at a new location at 720 Grand Ave., upstairs in the King Mall.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Glenwood Springs Post Independent

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Quotes

  1. "If we fail to act, the gears of our economy will grind to a halt," McCain told an audience in Missouri.
    on Oct 1, 2008 By: John McCain Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "It's that time of the year when the grind really starts," Treanor said. "My situation is getting the opportunity to play in the postseason. However it takes us to get there I want that to happen."
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Matt Treanor Source: FanHouse

  3. "I was not hitting it well, and I had to scramble and grind it out and manage to score," Woods said.
    on Mar 26, 2009 By: Tiger Wood Source: International Herald Tribune

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