gride

gride

[grahyd]
verb (used without object), grided, griding.
1.
to make a grating sound; scrape harshly; grate; grind.
verb (used with object), grided, griding.
2.
to pierce or cut.
noun
3.
a griding or grating sound.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English; metathetic variant of gird2

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gride (ɡraɪd)
 
vb
1.  literary (intr) to grate or scrape harshly
2.  obsolete to pierce or wound
 
n
3.  literary a harsh or piercing sound
 
[C14: variant of girdegird²]

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