grind along

phrasal verb

ground along; grinding along; grinds along
1
: to continue in a slow and steady way
The economy continues to grind along.
2
: to continue moving down or along (something) in a slow and steady way
The traffic was grinding along the highway.

Examples of grind along in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web As winter grinds along, warm up with three hearty red wines. Dave McIntyre, Washington Post, 15 Feb. 2024 Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff Chasing a dream Isaac Zico, a Massachusetts Pirates wide receiver and kick returner, doesn’t like the way the team van sounds, grinding along the Massachusetts Turnpike. Globe Staff, BostonGlobe.com, 12 July 2023

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“Grind along.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grind%20along. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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