grin and bear it

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Definition of grin and bear it

: to accept something that one does not like because there is no choice I don't agree with their decision, but all I can do is grin and bear it.

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“Grin and bear it.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grin%20and%20bear%20it. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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