grin at (someone or something)

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grin at (someone or something)

1. To smile broadly at someone or something. I grinned at my dad when he suggested that we go out for ice cream. When I spotted Sophie across the street, I grinned at her and waved.
2. To smile broadly in reaction to something. Jane grinned at the thought of a second date with Greg.
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grin at someone or something

 
1. to smile a beaming smile at someone or something. The entire class grinned at the camera. I grinned at her and she turned away quickly. 2. to smile a beaming smile at the thought of, or mental picture of, someone or something. He grinned at the thought of his coming home to his family. He grinned at her as she gazed upon the diamond ring he had given her.
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Our guide, the tanned, lean and lovely Vera tips her battered straw cowboy hat back on her head and turns back to grin at us, 'Pretty, huh?', she yells above the roar of the water, 'Now, we'll just take it nice and slow on the beach, kids, we don't want things turning into one big horse race...'