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synonyms for grimmest

  • bleak
  • cruel
  • ghastly
  • gloomy
  • glum
  • grisly
  • gruesome
  • harsh
  • horrid
  • ominous
  • shocking
  • somber
  • sour
  • stern
  • terrible
  • austere
  • barbarous
  • cantankerous
  • churlish
  • crabbed
  • crusty
  • dogged
  • ferocious
  • fierce
  • forbidding
  • foreboding
  • formidable
  • frightful
  • funereal
  • glowering
  • grouchy
  • grumpy
  • hideous
  • implacable
  • inexorable
  • intractable
  • merciless
  • morose
  • relentless
  • resolute
  • ruthless
  • scowling
  • severe
  • sinister
  • splenetic
  • stubborn
  • sulky
  • sullen
  • surly
  • truculent
  • unrelenting
  • unyielding

antonyms for grimmest

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  • bright
  • cheerful
  • comforting
  • encouraging
  • gentle
  • good
  • happy
  • joyful
  • kind
  • light
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • pleasing
  • pretty
  • sunny
  • wonderful
  • hopeful
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How to use grimmest in a sentence

"You're a likely youngster, you ere," he said, looking down at him with the grimmest of smiles.
SUE, A LITTLE HEROINEL. T. MEADE
No longer were we onlookers but part proprietors in the grimmest, ghastliest proceeding that ever was since conscious time began.
THE GLORY OF THE COMINGIRVIN S. COBB
And, lastly, the surgeon and his mates went below to cockpit and steerage, to make ready for the grimmest work of all.
RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
Now we are faced with the greatest and the grimmest struggle of all.
THE POLITICAL FUTURE OF INDIALAJPAT RAI
He was short and pudgy, with a halo of wispy hair and the coldest, grimmest eyes that Wyman had ever seen.
THE SYNDICC.M. KORNBLUTH
The Grimmest of Reapers found the most uncomfortable chair in the room, sat, and began reading.
TELEMPATHYVANCE SIMONDS
He went in by the back door, winning from old Janet, in spite of herself, the grimmest shadow of a smile.
WINTER EVENING TALESAMELIA EDITH HUDDLESTON BARR
Across the river he rode through Praga, of grimmest memory, into closely cultivated plains.
THE VULTURESHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
His generation was slowly passing away, and its history is one of the grimmest stories untold.
THE VULTURESHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
But the men crouching on those seats were not spectators—they were the grimmest actors in the tragedy.
THE SOUTHERNERTHOMAS DIXON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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