gnísting

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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

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

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