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grin and bear it

Definition of grin and bear it in English:

Suffer pain or misfortune in a stoical manner.
Example sentences
  • So you just grin and bear it and somehow muddle your way through, always focusing on your kid's desire to have a good day with the other parent.
  • I've just got to grin and bear it and see what happens in the summer.
  • They're doesn't seem to be any redress - it's just a question of grin and bear it.
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