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English definition of “grind sth into sth”

grind sth into sth

phrasal verb with grind     /ɡraɪnd/ verb [T] (ground, ground)
to press something hard into something else using a twisting movement: Sara angrily ground her cigarette into the ashtray.Squeezing and grinding
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