grind together, of teeth
To grind one's teeth in pain or in anger.
To run away
Origin: From gnasten. Origins unkown, but presumably Germanic. Compare Old Norse gnastan and German knirschen.
to strike together, as in anger or pain; as, to gnash the teeth
to grind or strike the teeth together
Origin: [OE. gnasten, gnaisten, cf. Icel. gnastan a gnashing, gnsta to gnash, Dan.knaske, Sw. gnissla, D. knarsen, G. knirschen.]
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Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
nash, v.t. to strike the teeth together in rage or pain.—v.i. to grind the teeth.—n. a sudden snap.—adv. Gnash′ingly. [M. E. gnasten—Sw. knastra, to crash; cf. Ger. knastern, Dan. knaske.]
The numerical value of gnash in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of gnash in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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