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Sentence count:173+10 Only show simple sentencesPosted:2016-10-15Updated:2016-12-13
Synonym: adamantdreadfulfiercefrightfulghastlyharshhorribleinflexiblemercilessrigidroughsternstrictterribleunyieldingAntonym: gentlemeekmildquietSimilar words: grimacegringripgriefrimtrimaggrievedprimeMeaning: [grɪm] adj. 1. not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty 2. shockingly repellent; inspiring horror 3. harshly ironic or sinister 4. causing dejection 5. harshly uninviting or formidable in manner or appearance 6. characterized by hopelessness; filled with gloom. random good picture
1 He held on to the branch like grim death.
2 His expression was grim when he told them they had lost their jobs.
3 He looked grim; I could tell something was wrong.
4 They painted a grim picture of growing crime.
5 When he lost his job, his future looked grim.
6 He set about the task with grim concentration.
7 The report drew a grim picture of inefficiency and corruption.
8 Journalists paint a grim picture of conditions in the camps.
9 This latest attack is a grim reminder of how vulnerable our airports are to terrorist attack.
10 She stuck to her task like grim death.
11 Her face was grim as she told them the bad news.
12 Despite the grim forecast, the number of deaths was slightly down on last year.
13 The weather forecast is pretty grim.
14 Psychometric tests can save organizations from grim and costly mistakes.
15 We face the grim prospect of still higher unemployment.
16 The worldwide picture for tribal people remains grim.
17 He hung on with grim determination.
18 Booth paints a grim picture of life in the next century.
19 I've seen her so-called paintings; they're fairly grim,[] I can tell you!
20 His latest film is a fairly grim portrayal of war-time suffering.
21 The parks and squares looked grim under a mantle of soot and ash.
22 The house looked grim and dreary in the rain.
23 'I'll survive,' he said with a grim smile.
24 The child hung on to her arm with grim determination .
25 Juliet felt grim through the early months of her pregnancy.
26 Her expression was grim and unpleasant.
27 There was further grim economic news yesterday.
28 He faces a grim fate if he is sent back to his own country.
29 They painted a grim picture of what life used to be like there.
30 Darren always drives and I sit behind him, hanging on like grim death.
More similar words: grimacegringripgriefrimtrimaggrievedprimeshrimpagricultureprimaryinterimagriculturalagribusinessacrimonyexperimentprimarilyexperimentalrecriminationdiscrimination
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