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OTHER WORDS FROM gringrinner, noungrin·ning·ly, adverb
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How to use grin in a sentence
When asked how he felt about the fact it made the possibility of him becoming king less likely, he grinned and said, "Great!"
Ryan grinned, “Thanks for saying ‘we,’ especially coming from Brookings.”Paul Ryan’s Plan: Rebooting Compassionate Conservatism|Eleanor Clift|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The young boy who had fashioned the mud toy grinned at all the attention he was receiving.Creating Consequences for South Sudan’s Political Elite|Justine Fleischner|July 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Both the Duke and Duchess grinned broadly as they took turns at the wheel of the Sealegs, which reached speeds of 40 knots.
Behind the swelling, bruises, and swaddling of head bandages, George Lamson, Jr. grinned widely.The Sole Survivors Club: A New Documentary Explores the Burden of Being a Plane Crash ‘Miracle’|Nina Strochlic|November 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Jean grinned and dribbled self-consciously, and showed his two little teeth to the proudest father in the world.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
The man grinned, and, though Alfreton remembered that he was not usually so tractable with him, proceeded to do Winston's bidding.Winston of the Prairie|Harold Bindloss
But suddenly Lance looked around, grinned through his mask, and waved his hand toward the shore.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
The latter grinned delightedly, then his face grew grave again.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
I grinned, watching every play of emotion on his face, and carefully weighing every nuance in his tone of voice.