gnash one's teeth

Definition of gnash one's teeth

  1. 1 :  to grind one's teeth together He gnashed his teeth in his sleep.

  2. 2 :  to show one is angry, upset, etc. His opponents have been gnashing their teeth in/with frustration since he won the election. His election has caused some weeping and gnashing of teeth among his opponents.

Word by Word Definitions

gnashplay
  1. :  to strike or grind (the teeth) together

teeth
  1. : plural oftooth


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