grinning


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Synonyms for grinning

a facial expression characterized by turning up the corners of the mouth

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When the kettle fell, Tommy Brock, who was still grinning, happened to be uppermost; and he rolled Mr.
There was a flash of the great sword as the outlaw swung it to the full of his mighty strength through an arc that passed above the shoulders of Peter of Colfax, and the grinning head rolled upon the floor, while the loathsome carcass, that had been a baron of England, sunk in a disheveled heap among the rushes of the great hall of the castle of Leybourn.
After a few words of confidence in the result of their project had been exchanged, they bade the grinning Quilp good night.
Why, as for that," quoth Little John, grinning, "mayhap he hath lent me aid to learn a ditty or so.
The grinning Tunisian, 31, posed with a pal inside and outside the 19-tonne white lorry.
The Boxcar Children: The Mystery of the Grinning Gargoyle
Grinning, tallish, gangly, elbows akimbo and playful, she slaps me
I once broke into the set of Friends just to see the beautiful Le Blanc (next time you watch Ross and Emily's wedding, I'm sitting at the back on the left in a white suit grinning inanely.
Others included a shark that seemed like it was grinning, a turtle being curious and a rather perilous looking close-up of a croc.
And there he goes, sprinting alone Through another forest, all young and wild and grinning.
LOOKS like all's wool again for grinning Denise Welch.
She turned towards the window and for a split-second she thought she saw a weird grinning face looking through the window pane at her.
PHOENIX Nights star Justin Moorhouse has been announced as a headline act for this month's gigs in the North East hosted by the Grinning Idiot Comedy Club.
AS the man in charge of the burgeoning Grinning Idiot Comedy Club, you'd have to assume John Smith resides at the lower end of the idiotic spectrum.
The Grinning Planet site tries to take advantage of people's chronic funny-bone to develop a cure for apathy regarding environmental issues.