noun grin·dle·stone \ˈgrin(d)əlztən, -əlst-\

Definition of grindlestone


  1. :  grindstone

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Origin and Etymology of grindlestone

Middle English grindelston, from grindel- (from grinden to grind) + ston stone — more at grind, stone

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