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grind / moler
grind   [graɪnd]
ground   past tense   past participle
A. -transitive verb
1. [+coffee]   moler
[+corn, flour]   moler,   machacar
[+stone]   pulverizar
(United States)   (culinary, cooking )
[+meat]   picar
·to grind something into or to a powder
·reducir algo a polvo,   pulverizar algo
·to grind something into the earth
·clavar algo en el suelo
·to grind one'noun teeth
·rechinar los dientes
2. (=sharpen)
[+knife]   amolar,   afilar
3. (=polish)
[+gem, lens]   esmerilar
B. -intransitive verb
[machine etcetera]   funcionar con dificultad
·to grind against
·ludir ruidosamente con
·to grind to a halt or standstill
·pararse en seco
C. -noun
(=dull hard work)   trabajo (m) pesado
·the work was such a grind
·el trabajo era tan pesado
·the daily grind
·la rutina diaria
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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