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Definition of Grinder


  1. One who, or that which, grinds.
  2. One of the double teeth, used to grind or masticate the food; a molar.
  3. The restless flycatcher (Seisura inquieta) of Australia; -- called also restless thrush and volatile thrush. It makes a noise like a scissors grinder, to which the name alludes.

Grinder Quotations

Never hold discussions with the monkey when the organ grinder is in the room.
Winston Churchill

When any young director gets hired by a studio to do a $125 million film based on a preexisting piece of intellectual property, they're climbing into the meat grinder. And what you're coming out with on the other side is a generic, heavily studio-controlled pile of garbage that ends up on the side of Burger King wrappers.
Neill Blomkamp

I think that if you grind your spices and keep them in small batches, you can use them in endless ways. The key thing is to have a spice mill or a coffee grinder, and to keep your spices cold and in tightly lidded boxes.
Marcus Samuelsson

I'm kind of a grinder. I'm a Cinderella, an underdog story who fights.
Zach Johnson

Frank's audience doesn't care if a girl singer, a comic or an organ grinder with a monkey opens the show. They are there to see HIM.
Nancy Sinatra
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Grinder Translations

grinder in French is ponceuse
grinder in German is Schleifmaschine
grinder in Norwegian is jeksel
grinder in Spanish is molinillo
grinder in Swedish is oxeltand, molar
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