Grouser



[grous] /graʊs/ Informal.

verb (used without object), groused, grousing.
1.
to grumble; complain:
I’ve never met anyone who grouses so much about his work.
noun
2.
a complaint.
/ɡraʊs/
verb
1.
(intransitive) to grumble; complain
noun
2.
a persistent complaint
/ɡraʊs/
noun (pl) grouse, grouses
1.
any gallinaceous bird of the family Tetraonidae, occurring mainly in the N hemisphere, having a stocky body and feathered legs and feet. They are popular game birds See also black grouse, red grouse
adjective
2.
(Austral & NZ, slang) excellent
n.

type of game bird, 1530s, grows (plural, used collectively), of unknown origin, possibly from Latin or Welsh.
v.

“complain,” 1885 (implied in grousergroucer, from Old French groucier “to murmur, grumble,” of imitative origin (cf. Greek gru “a grunt,” gruzein “to grumble”). Related: Groused; grousing. As a noun from 1918, from the verb.

verb

To complain; bitch: No grousing, no foot-dragging, both signs of a solid pro (1887+ British armed forces)

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