Grindingly
Grindingly \Grind"ing*ly\, adv. In a grinding manner. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]

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  • grindingly — grind ► VERB (past and past part. ground) 1) reduce to small particles or powder by crushing. 2) sharpen, smooth, or produce by crushing or friction. 3) rub together or move gratingly. 4) (grind down) wear (someone) down with harsh treatment. 5)… …   English terms dictionary

  • grindingly — adverb see grind I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • grindingly — adv. in an oppressive manner; with a grinding noise …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • grind — I. verb (ground; grinding) Etymology: Middle English, from Old English grindan; akin to Latin frendere to crush, grind Date: before 12th century transitive verb 1. to reduce to powder or small fragments by friction (as in a mill or with the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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