grain

Idioms & Phrases

grain

see against the grain; with a grain of salt.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: grade
Next Definition: grand slam
Words Near: grain
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for grain
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing grain
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature