Definition of Graunch

1. Verb. To grind or crunch (make sound of) ¹



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Definition of Graunch

1. to grind [v GRAUNCHED, GRAUNCHING, GRAUNCHES] - See also: grind

Lexicographical Neighbors of Graunch

gratuities
gratuitious
gratuitous
gratuitous inducer
gratuitously
gratuitousness
gratuity
gratulate
gratulated
gratulates
gratulating
gratulation
gratulations
gratulatory
gratz
graunch (current term)
graunched
graunches
graunching
graunt
graunted
grauntest
graunteth
graunting
graunts
graupel
graupels
grauwacke
grauwackes
grav

Literary usage of Graunch

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1894)
"To grind, crunch, as 'to graunch the teeth,' or 'gravel' (with the feet). Leic., Glouc. ... graunch, or Granch, a crush, 'scrunch,' or crash, is common. ..."

2. A Warwickshire Word-book: Comprising Obsolescent and Dialect Words by G. F. Northall (1896)
"graunch, un and a. To grind, crunch, as ' to graunch the teeth,' or 'gravel' (with the feet). Leic., Glouc. ..."

3. Camping Among Cannibals by Alfred St. Johnston (1888)
"... vre have struck once, and the peculiar " graunch- " sensation is anything but agreeable. So we have ourselves very happily where we are, it being of the ..."

4. Leicestershire Words, Phrases, and Proverbs by Arthur Benoni Evans (1881)
"graunch, vn and a., var. of 'crunch' and 'scrunch,' to crush or grind with a noise ; crash. ' I'm sure it freezes, for I heard the ice ..."

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