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Synonyms for gridiron

a cooking utensil of parallel metal bars

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the playing field on which football is played

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And the oncommonest workman can't show himself oncommon in a gridiron - for a gridiron IS a gridiron," said Joe, steadfastly impressing it upon me, as if he were endeavouring to rouse me from a fixed delusion, "and you may haim at what you like, but a gridiron it will come out, either by your leave or again your leave, and you can't help yourself--"
So I undid that belt of mine which fastened me to my gridiron, and I straddled my craft with a sudden keen eye for sharks, of which I never once had thought until now.
She watched the fish with as much tender care and minuteness of attention as if,--we know not how to express it otherwise,--as if her own heart were on the gridiron, and her immortal happiness were involved in its being done precisely to a turn!
I shall be afraid of the gridiron and the pitchforks.
This time we were not so lucky as to find a sheltering rock to guard us from the glare of the sun, with the result that about seven o'clock we woke up experiencing the exact sensations one would attribute to a beefsteak on a gridiron.
She had brought the meat home that she should have eaten herself, and was already warming it on a gridiron over the fire for her father, clad in an old grey gown and a black cap, awaiting his supper at the table.
So does the ironmongery - candle-boxes, and gridirons, and that sort of necessaries - because those things tell, and mount up.
15 March 2018 - US-based mid-market investment bank Lincoln International represented Gridiron Capital, LLC in its sale of US-based employee recognition, sales incentives, talent acquisition and consumer loyalty solutions and services provider Engage2Excel, Inc.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 15, 2018-Lincoln International Represents Gridiron Capital and Management in the Sale of Engage2Excel to Comvest Partners
Most of the stories about the Gridiron dinner last week naturally focused on how our unpredictable president behaved, particularly when surrounded by the "enemy of the people" (that is, us, the press) for four hours.
Sports groups like the Knights Gridiron Club are doing more than just connecting communities theyre improving population health.
Well, that's have to assume gridiron side Jets have over 350 their paper
There is a new breed of fan in town - one that has put fear into the bosses of gridiron, baseball and basketball.
com)-- The annual, exclusive Gridiron Dinner, with 65 members of the Washington's media elite, celebrated its 129th year.
The picture was titled 'Decaying Jetties' but, in fact, they are not jetties but the supporting piers to the old gridiron which were to support a ship which was tilted against them to be cleaned, painted or required when the tide went out.