Grided
Gride Gride (gr[imac]d), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Grided}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Griding}.] [For gird, properly, to strike with a rod. See {Yard} a measure, and cf. {Grid} to strike, sneer.] To cut with a grating sound; to cut; to penetrate or pierce harshly; as, the griding sword. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

That through his thigh the mortal steel did gride. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]


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  • gride — /gruyd/, v., grided, griding, n. v.i. 1. to make a grating sound; scrape harshly; grate; grind. v.t. 2. to pierce or cut. n. 3. a griding or grating sound. [1350 1400; ME; metathetic var. of GIRD2] * * * …   Universalium

  • gride — [grīd] vt., vi. grided, griding [metathesis of ME girden, to pierce (see GIRD2), adopted (from Lydgate) & popularized by Edmund Spenser] 1. to scrape or grate with a rasping sound 2. Obs. to pierce or wound n. a harsh, rasping sound made by… …   English World dictionary

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