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gnísting

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from gnísta (to scrub, to gnash), akin to gniða (to rub, to scrub) and Norwegian gniste (yelp, whimper, squeak) and gnisning/gnissing ("friction", "dissension").

NounEdit

gnísting f

  1. gnashing, the act of gnashing
  2. a scream, cry

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