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grindstone a stone wheel that is rotated to sharpen implements or weapons, grind grain, or sand and shape items by abrasion.
grin like a Cheshire cat to smile in a mysterious or inscrutable manner.
grip a firm grasp, or the pressure of such a grasp. [14 definitions]
gripe (informal) to complain continually; nag; grumble. [6 definitions]
grippe influenza.
griseofulvin an antibiotic taken by mouth, esp. for fungus infections of the skin.
gris-gris variant of grigri.
grisly giving rise to fear, horror, or repugnance; gruesome.
grist grain to be ground, or enough grain for grinding at one time. [2 definitions]
grist for the mill something that can be used to advantage or for one's purposes.
gristle cartilage, esp. in meat used for food.
gristmill a mill that grinds grain, esp. grain brought by customers.
grit tiny abrasive particles, as of sand. [7 definitions]
grits hominy that has been hulled and coarsely ground.
gritty composed of, containing, or similar to grit. [2 definitions]
grivet a small, long-tailed monkey of North Africa that has olive-gray fur and a dark face and paws, and that lives on the ground.
grizzle to make or become gray or somewhat gray.
grizzled gray or somewhat gray. [2 definitions]
grizzly partly or somewhat gray in color. [2 definitions]
grizzly bear a large, fierce bear found in northwestern parts of North America, with a coat that varies from grayish to brown.
groan a low-pitched, prolonged sound expressing pain, grief, disapproval, or the like. [6 definitions]