suszyć zęby

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally "to dry one's teeth", from showing teeth during a wide smile.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsu.ʂɨt͡ɕ ˈzɛm.bɨ/

Verb[edit]

suszyć zęby impf

  1. (idiomatic, colloquial, derogatory) to smile or grin excessively

Usage notes[edit]

Implies a degree of mindlessness.