The next 10 times after that, it was just wearying and grinding.
But no place could be more emblematic of the slow, grinding destruction of life in Gaza—and of hope—than this maternity ward.
And I think that what lifted our spirits when it really hurt, sort of grinding on the bike, was to see everything around us.
After roasting, hand-grinding the beans and seeping the grinds, he hands out steaming cups.
His voice would morph from a melodic baritone to a deep, guttural snarl, grinding notes to a pulp.
When the harvest time arrives in December, each tenant carries his crop to the mill for grinding.
The earnest youth grinding at the academic mill has dreamed it in the pauses of his studious labor.
The grinding of snuff is at present carried on much as it was one hundred years ago.
It is a thing invented by the great to enable them to pursue the grinding and oppression of the small.
There was a ceaseless chorus of distant machinery, and above it rose the grinding and rattling solo of a steam winch.
On this page you'll find 29 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to grinding, such as: crumbling, crunching, crushing, disintegrating, eroding, and null.
From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.