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From the Serbo-Croatian dictionary:

гристи 〈gristi〉 etymology From Proto-Slavic *gryzti. pronunciation
  • /ɡrîsti/
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verb: {{sh-verb}}
  1. (ambitransitive) to bite
  2. (ambitransitive) to corrode
  3. (ambitransitive) to rankle
  4. (ambitransitive) to torment, vex
  5. (transitive) to carp at
  6. (ambitransitive, colloquial) to eat
  7. (ambitransitive) to fret with acid
  8. (ambitransitive) to prey upon, fret
  9. (ambitransitive) to smart

From the Arabic dictionary:

عربي 〈ʿrby〉 Alternative forms: عربى 〈ʿrby̱〉 (Egypt, Sudan) etymology Relative adjective (nisba) of عَرَب 〈ʿarab〉.
adjective: عَرَبِيّ 〈ʿarabī̃〉
  1. Arab
  2. Arabic exampleاَللُّغَة اَلْعَرَبِيَّة the Arabic language
  3. Arabian
noun: عَرَبِيّ 〈ʿarabī̃〉
  1. Arab
  2. (colloquial) Arabic language exampleلَا أَتَكَلَّم عَرَبِي. I don't speak Arabic.
related terms:
  • عَرَب 〈ʿarab〉
descendants:
  • Hindi: अरबी 〈arabī〉
  • Maltese: Għarbi
  • Persian: عربی 〈ʿrby̰〉
  • Urdu: عربی 〈ʿrby̰〉

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