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Definition of Grin

Grin

  1. A snare; a gin.
  2. To show the teeth, as a dog; to snarl.
  3. To set the teeth together and open the lips, or to open the mouth and withdraw the lips from the teeth, so as to show them, as in laughter, scorn, or pain.
  4. To express by grinning.
  5. The act of closing the teeth and showing them, or of withdrawing the lips and showing the teeth; a hard, forced, or sneering smile.

Grin Quotations

We cannot be kind to each other here for even an hour. We whisper, and hint, and chuckle and grin at our brother's shame; however you take it we men are a little breed.
Alfred Lord Tennyson

Indians mock their corrupt politicians relentlessly, but they regard their honest politicians with silent suspicion. The first thing they do when they hear of a supposedly 'clean' politician is to grin. It is a cliche that honest politicians in India tend to have dishonest sons, who collect money from people seeking an audience with Dad.
Aravind Adiga

I always say, dare to struggle, dare to grin.
Wavy Gravy

Of course we all know Biden is the intellect of the Democratic Party. Kind of a grin with a body behind it.
Clint Eastwood

War is a game that is played with a smile. If you can't smile, grin. If you can't grin, keep out of the way till you can.
Winston Churchill
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Grin Translations

grin in French is rictus
grin in German is Grinsen
grin in Italian is ghigno
grin in Norwegian is smile bredt, glise
grin in Spanish is mueca
grin in Swedish is flin, grina, grin, flina
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