Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


The darker, grimmer side of the student life was wholly hidden from Betty.

"Mrs. Grimmer is not at home," the servant said, in answer to her inquiry.

When I went out to walk about the rectory garden, Grimmer touched his hat.

The besiegers were gathering; the world was watching, expectant of the grimmer struggle.

There's Grimmer, the cashier and chief clerk o' the savin's-bank.

I had almost become "the late Mr. Wells" in a grimmer sense.

Fenrir, always the grimmer of the two, made a sound in his throat in reply.

Grimmer yet was Skallagrim as he clung to the shield-rail and stared across the deep.

She paused again and the line of her mouth took on a grimmer straightness.

"Not yet, I reckon," said he to himself, with a grimmer smile than ever.