knife-grinder definition

  • noun:
    • One whose company it's to grind or hone knives; particularly, person who goes about searching for work in sharpening cutting-instruments: in the United States additionally called a scissorsgrinder.
    • A grindstone, emery-wheel, or any other machine for grinding knives.
    • The night-jar: same as grinder, 3.

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