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grimness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Grimness  \Grim"ness\,  n.  [AS.  grimnes.] 
  Fierceness  of  look  sternness;  crabbedness;  forbiddingness. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  grimness 
  n  1:  the  quality  of  being  ghastly  [syn:  {ghastliness},  {gruesomeness}, 
  {luridness}] 
  2:  something  hard  to  endure;  "the  asperity  of  northern  winters" 
  [syn:  {asperity},  {hardship},  {rigor},  {rigour},  {severity}, 
  {rigorousness}] 




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