Thesaurus.com
synonyms
  • definitions

grindstones

see definition of grindstones
  • as inoccupation
  • as intask
  • as inwork
Relevance ranks synonyms and suggests the best matches based on how closely a synonym’s sense matches the sense you selected.
Relevance
A-Z
Length
-
+

Synonyms for grindstones

noun profession, business
  • activity
  • affair
  • calling
  • craft
  • do
  • dodge
  • employment
  • game
  • grindstone
  • hang
  • job
  • lick
  • line
  • moonlight
  • play
  • post
  • pursuit
  • racket
  • slot
  • thing
  • trade
  • vocation
  • work
  • chosen work
  • daily grind
  • day gig
  • line of work
  • métier
  • nine-to-five
  • rat race
  • walk of life
  • what one is into

Antonyms for grindstones

  • avocation
  • entertainment
  • fun
  • pastime
  • recreation
  • unemployment
  • giving up
  • hobby
  • surrender
  • yielding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.