Grin

Grin may refer to:
* A facial expression: see Smile
* Alexander Grin, (1880 - 1932) a Russian novelist
* "GRIN (novel)", a novel by Hungarian writer Béla Kasztovszky
* "Grin (album)", an album by the thrash metal band Coroner
* Grin (band), a band formed by Nils Lofgren
**"Grin (Grin album)", an album by the above band

GRIN may refer to:
* GRIN (company), a video game developer based in Sweden
* GriN bvba (company), an online-media developer based in Belgium ( [http://www.GriN.be] )
* GRIN, an acronym for "gradient index": see Gradient index optics
* "Great Images in NASA", a NASA-maintained collection of high-resolution aerospace related images
* Graph Reduction Intermediate Notation, an intermediate representation for lazy functional languages
* Grand Rapids Information Network, a public television channel
* Germplasm Resources Information Network, a software project
* Grand River Information Network, a Grand River Conservation Authority online mapping and data download tool ( [http://www.grandriver.ca/grin/grin.cfm] )


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Synonyms:
(in laughing expressing scorn, etc.)


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  • Grin — als Vorname: Grin (11. Jahrhundert), latinisiert Grinus, Vater des Abotriten Fürsten Kruto. Grin als Familienname: Alexander Grin (1880–1932), russischer Schriftsteller François Grin (* 1959), Schweizer Wirtschaftswissenschaftler Jean Pierre Grin …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • GRIN (A.) — GRIN ALEXANDRE STEPANOVITCH GRINEVSKI dit (1880 1932) Personnage extraordinaire des lettres russes, Alexandre Grin se forge une destinée personnelle aux antipodes de la biographie traditionnelle des écrivains issus de l’intelligentsia. Échappé au …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Grin — Grin, n. [AS. grin.] A snare; a gin. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Like a bird that hasteth to his grin. Remedy of Love. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grin — Grin, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Grinned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Grinning}.] [OE. grinnen, grennen, AS. grennian, Sw. grina; akin to D. grijnen, G. greinen, OHG. grinan, Dan. grine. [root]35. Cf. {Groan}.] 1. To show the teeth, as a dog; to snarl. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grin — Grin, n. The act of closing the teeth and showing them, or of withdrawing the lips and showing the teeth; a hard, forced, or sneering smile. I.Watts. [1913 Webster] He showed twenty teeth at a grin. Addison. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • GRIN — GRIN: GRIN  частная компания, разработчик компьютерных игр и игрового движка «Diesel». Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN)  информационный проект, предоставляющий генетическую и другую информацию о живых организмах …   Википедия

  • grin — sb., et, grin, ene; være til grin …   Dansk ordbog

  • grin — ► VERB (grinned, grinning) 1) smile broadly. 2) grimace grotesquely in a way that reveals the teeth. ► NOUN ▪ a smile or grimace produced by grinning. ● grin and bear it Cf. ↑grin and bear it …   English terms dictionary

  • grin — [grin] vi. grinned, grinning [ME grennen < OE grennian, to gnash or bare the teeth, akin to OHG grennan, to mutter, Ger greinen, to weep] 1. to smile broadly as in amusement or pleasure, or, sometimes, in embarrassment 2. to draw back the lips …   English World dictionary

  • Grin — Grin, v. t. To express by grinning. [1913 Webster] Grinned horrible a ghastly smile. Milton …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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