What does grinning mean?

Definitions for grinning
grin·ning

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. smile, smiling, grin, grinning(noun)

    a facial expression characterized by turning up the corners of the mouth; usually shows pleasure or amusement

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grinning

    of Grin

How to pronounce grinning?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

How to say grinning in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grinning in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grinning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of grinning in a Sentence

  1. Maya Angelou:

    If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. Don't be surly at home, then go out in the street and start grinning Good morning at total strangers.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    Alas, poor Yorick I knew him, Horatio a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy. He hath borne me on his back a thousand times and now, how abhorred in my imagination it is my gorge rises at it. Here hung those lips that I have kissed I know not how oft. Where be your gibes now your gambols, your songs your flashes of merriment, that were wont to set the table on a roar Not one now, to mock your own grinning Quite chap-fallen Now get you to my lady's chamber, and tell her, let her paint an inch thick, to this favour she must come.

  3. Khalil Gibran:

    Comfort murders the passion of the soul, then walks grinning at the funeral.

  4. Maya Angelou:

    If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. Don't be surly at home, then go out in the street and start grinning 'Good morning' at total strangers.

  5. James Clapper:

    I think there's value having gone this far, there's value in meeting and greeting, gripping and grinning, and just establishing a rapport. I think yes, it would be important to have the summit.

Images & Illustrations of grinning

  1. grinninggrinninggrinninggrinninggrinning

Popularity rank by frequency of use

grinning#10000#37505#100000

Translations for grinning

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for grinning »

Translation

Find a translation for the grinning definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these grinning definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "grinning." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 18 May 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/grinning>.

    Are we missing a good definition for grinning? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    equally skillful with each hand
    • A. ambidextrous
    • B. equivalent
    • C. foreordained
    • D. adscripted

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for grinning: