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phrasal verb [intransitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theygrind on
he/she/itgrinds on
present participlegrinding on
past tenseground on
past participleground on
  1. if something boring or unpleasant grinds on, it continues happening for a long period of time
See also main entry: grind


used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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