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Definitions of grim:
  • adjective:   not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty
    Example: "Grim determination"
  • adjective:   characterized by hopelessness; filled with gloom
    Example: "Took a grim view of the economy"
  • adjective:   harshly ironic or sinister
    Example: "A grim joke"
  • adjective:   shockingly repellent; inspiring horror
    Example: "The grim aftermath of the bombing"
  • adjective:   harshly uninviting or formidable in manner or appearance
    Example: "A grim man loving duty more than humanity"
  • adjective:   causing dejection
    Example: "Grim rainy weather"
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 50000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #5404)

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See grim used in context: 97 poetry verses, 17 Shakespeare works, 1 Mother Goose rhyme, 5 definitions

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