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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Grin and Bear It (You must),
 
or You must grin and bide it, for resistance is hopeless. You may make up a face, if you like, but you cannot help yourself.   1
 


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