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grinning

adjective

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grinning

verb
present participle of grin

Synonyms & Antonyms of grinning (Entry 2 of 2)

to express an emotion (as amusement) by curving the lips upward
  • grinned at the kids' fooling around in the pool

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“Grinning.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/grinning. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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