grim

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈgrɪm/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/grɪm/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(grim)


Inflections of 'grim' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
grimmer
adj comparative
grimmest
adj superlative

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Sense: Adjective: stern
Synonyms:
stern , austere, harsh , severe , grave , gruff, lowering, dour, solemn
Antonyms:
gentle , personable, unintimidating, easygoing , kind , soft , mild , happy , cheerful
Sense: Adjective: dismal
Synonyms:
dismal , bleak , dreary , gloomy , depressing , wretched , miserable , cheerless, joyless, somber, sombre (UK)
Sense: Adjective: dreadful
Synonyms:
dreadful , sinister, grisly, gruesome , ghastly , horrid, frightful, macabre, morbid, atrocious, awful , terrible , horrible , appalling
Sense: Adjective: cruel
Synonyms:
cruel , merciless, brutal, vicious , savage , ruthless
Sense: Adjective: relentless
Synonyms:
relentless , unrelenting, persistent , unbending, determined , unfaltering, unflinching, unwavering, unyielding, unshakeable, firm , steadfast , dogged
Antonyms:
slackening, yielding, softening, gentle , mild , easy-going

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