What does grinder mean?

Definitions for grinderˈgraɪn dər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word grinder.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bomber, grinder, hero, hero sandwich, hoagie, hoagy, Cuban sandwich, Italian sandwich, poor boy, sub, submarine, submarine sandwich, torpedo, wedge, zep(noun)

    a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States

  2. molar, grinder(noun)

    grinding tooth with a broad crown; located behind the premolars

  3. mill, grinder, milling machinery(noun)

    machinery that processes materials by grinding or crushing

  4. grinder(noun)

    a machine tool that polishes metal


  1. grinder(Noun)

    A molar.

  2. grinder(Noun)

    A power tool with a spinning abrasive disc, used for grinding, smoothing, and shaping materials, usually metal.

  3. grinder(Noun)

    A sandwich made on a long, cylindrical roll.

    I am going to the deli to get a grinder for lunch.

  4. grinder(Noun)

    A kitchen gadget for processing coffee, herbs etc. into small or powdered pieces

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grinder(noun)

    one who, or that which, grinds

  2. Grinder(noun)

    one of the double teeth, used to grind or masticate the food; a molar

  3. Grinder(noun)

    the restless flycatcher (Seisura inquieta) of Australia; -- called also restless thrush and volatile thrush. It makes a noise like a scissors grinder, to which the name alludes


  1. Grinder

    Grinder was a late 80's/early 90's speed metal/thrash metal band from Germany. They released three full length albums and one EP before disbanding. Grinder were the first international heavy metal act to play in Turkey, on May 12, 1990 at the Open Air Theater in Istanbul.

Anagrams for grinder »

  1. red ring, regrind

  2. Red ring

  3. Regrind


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grinder in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grinder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Winston Churchill:

    Never hold discussions with the monkey when the organ grinder is in the room.

  2. Quincy Krosby:

    Some of those who were caught in the meat grinder of what happened with energy ... may be wanting to make up for performance now.

  3. Aneurin Bevan:

    I am not going to spend any time whatsoever in attacking the Foreign Secretary. If we complain about the tune, there is no reason to attack the monkey when the organ grinder is present.

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