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1. grinder

noun. ['ˈgraɪndɝ'] a machine tool that polishes metal.

Synonyms

  • emery wheel
  • machine tool

Antonyms

  • defend
  • surface ship
  • overhead

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grind (English)
  • grindan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Grinder

  • reminder
  • blinder
  • winder
  • pinder
  • minder
  • kinder
  • ginder
  • finder
  • binder

Sentences with grinder


1. Noun, singular or mass
You will want to use a grinder to smooth out the rough edges.

Quotes about grinder


1. A tornado is the ultimate coffee grinder. Just add water, and you’ll wake the whole trailer park.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. organ-grinder

noun. a street musician who plays a hand organ or hurdy-gurdy.

Synonyms

  • promoter
  • impresario

3. grinder

noun. ['ˈgraɪndɝ'] machinery that processes materials by grinding or crushing.

Synonyms

  • windmill
  • milling machinery
  • mill
  • machinery
  • treadwheel
  • gristmill
  • coffee mill
  • cider mill
  • coffee grinder
  • pepper grinder
  • tread-wheel
  • quern
  • flour mill
  • water mill
  • treadmill
  • meat grinder
  • spicemill

Antonyms

  • follower
  • decompress
  • unfasten
  • dislodge

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grind (English)
  • grindan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. grinder

noun. ['ˈgraɪndɝ'] grinding tooth with a broad crown; located behind the premolars.

Synonyms

  • molar
  • wisdom tooth

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grind (English)
  • grindan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. grinder

noun. ['ˈgraɪndɝ'] a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States.

Synonyms

  • torpedo
  • sub
  • bomber
  • hoagy
  • poor boy
  • submarine
  • Italian sandwich
  • zep
  • sandwich
  • hero
  • wedge
  • hoagie
  • submarine sandwich
  • hero sandwich

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • grind (English)
  • grindan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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