grind on


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grind on

vb
(intr, adverb) to move further relentlessly: the enemy's invasion ground slowly on.
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w>grind on

vi (enemy, invasion)unaufhaltsam vorrücken; (fig, bureaucracy etc) → unaufhaltsam sein; to grind on toward(s) somethingeiner Sache (dat)unaufhaltsam entgegengehen; the process grinds slowly ondas Verfahren schleppt sich hin
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