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Princeton's WordNet

  1. grinding(noun)

    material resulting from the process of grinding

    "vegetable grindings clogged the drain"

  2. grinding(noun)

    a harsh and strident sound (as of the grinding of gears)

  3. grinding, abrasion, attrition, detrition(noun)

    the wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice

Wiktionary

  1. grinding(Noun)

    The action of grinding or crushing into small particles.

  2. grinding(Noun)

    A form of dance in which two people rub their bodies together.

  3. grinding(Noun)

    Repeatedly performing the same quest or similar in-game activity in order to amass points or wealth.

  4. grinding(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the act or sound of grinding.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grinding

    of Grind

  2. Grinding

    from Grind

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How to say grinding in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grinding in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grinding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of grinding in a Sentence

  1. Michael Underhill:

    You will see some more passport controls and higher security, but at the end of the day the business of logistics and travel will keep grinding higher.

  2. Justin Bour:

    Like the guys say, reserve your sorrow for Skaggs family, his wife, were going to keep grinding every day and playing hard and playing with a spirit.

  3. Specialist Keltz:

    My head kinda felt like I got hit with a truck, my stomach was grinding.

  4. Douglas Emhoff:

    She spends days thinking about the menu, grinding her own pepper, driving all over town just to find that one ingredient that we need, i've gotten pretty handy in the kitchen as her sous-chef.

  5. Tiger Woods:

    Im very happy with the way Ive been grinding around this golf course, ive missed a few opportunities to get up-and-down for birdie. Overall, I think Ive putted pretty solidly. Other than 17 today, I really havent done a whole lot wrong. I very easily could be up near that lead. Theres no way I would be leading, but I would be close enough to that lead given the weekend and the forecast.

Images & Illustrations of grinding

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    the act of passing from one state or place to the next
    • A. transition
    • B. humility
    • C. rapture
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