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grin (or smile) from ear to ear

Definition of grin or smile from ear to ear in English:

Smile broadly.
Example sentences
  • At the end of the evening, Dick was smiling from ear to ear to see just hooks on the walls where his artworks used to hang because that means they have been sold.
  • ‘It's all sorted’ Sky replies, smiling from ear to ear.
  • ‘When we saw her in the pet store, we just knew she was the dog for you,’ my mom continued, smiling from ear to ear.
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Word of the day orthoepy
Pronunciation: ôrˈTHōəpē
noun
the correct or accepted pronunciation of words