grist definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English ; from Old English akin to Old High German grist- in gristgrimmon, to gnash the teeth: for probably Indo-European base see grime
grist definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Grain or a quantity of grain for grinding.
- Ground grain.
Origin: Middle English, from Old English grīst; see ghrendh- in Indo-European roots.
grist - Phrases/Idioms
grist to someone's mill