Synonyms of grind in English:



  • 1 the sandstone is ground into powder
    crush, pound, pulverize, mill, granulate, crumble, smash, press
    technical triturate, comminute
  • 2 a knife being ground on a wheel
    sharpen, whet, hone, file, strop;
    smooth, polish, sand, sandpaper
  • 3 one tectonic plate grinds against another
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  • 1 the daily grind
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    grind out

    the composing department grinds out hundreds of pages a day
    produce, generate, crank out, turn out
    informal churn out

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