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Noun
Hard dull work
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“Some say the grind of the season will break you down mentally.”
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A harsh and grating noise or sound
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An overly studious or intellectual person
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A state of bondage, slavery, or subjugation to another person
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A genre of heavy metal music or hardcore punk, incorporating aggressive guitar riffs, extremely rapid drumming and loud, undecipherable screaming
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Work done in preparation for something else
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Customary or habitual usage
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Person who acts automatically
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A vigorous struggle or scuffle, typically in order to obtain or achieve something
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A paid position of regular employment
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A specialist in a particular branch of study, especially the humanities
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A private teacher, typically one who teaches a single pupil or a very small group
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Intense and prolonged study or meditation
Verb
To crush into fine particles
“For the chicken, using a mortar and pestle, grind garlic and salt to form a paste.”
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To cause to become sharp or sharper
“When carving the background areas, one must be careful not to grind away too much white stone.”
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Rub or cause to rub together gratingly
“Where these plates meet, they grind together, creating earthquakes.”
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To move with much difficulty or friction
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“Three-wheeled beach vans selling everything from cigarettes to cakes grind their way through the sand.”
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Oppress
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Think about seriously
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To masticate (food, or the cud)
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To engage in amorous relations
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To chop or cut into very small pieces
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To have an unpleasant or disturbing effect
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Scrape or wear away by friction or erosion
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To acquire new information or skill
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To work diligently by artificial light
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To simulate sexual intercourse without the genitalia directly touching, i
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To remain in existence, or in the same state, indefinitely or for an extended period
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To persist in
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Work hard
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To persist steadfastly in pursuit of an undertaking, task, journey, or goal
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To quiver or vibrate due to being shaken or struck
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Hit with a loud noise
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Adjective
Incapable of being wearied
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Adjective
Of the most normal, frequent, or regular type
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