[gruhf-ee] /ˈgrʌf i/
adjective, gruffier, gruffiest.
[groo-groo] /ˈgru gru/ noun 1. any of several spiny-trunked, tropical feather palms, as Acrocomia totai, of tropical America, having a swollen trunk with rings of blackish spines. 2. Also called grugru grub, grugru worm. the larva of any of several South American billbugs, as Rhynchophorus cruentatus, that feeds on the pith of palm trees, sugar […]
[groo-uh-fawrm] /ˈgru əˌfɔrm/ adjective, Ornithology. 1. of or relating to birds of the order Gruiformes, including cranes, rails, and coots.
[gruhm] /grʌm/ adjective, grummer, grummest. (of a person’s appearance) 1. grim; glum; surly.
[gruhm-buh l] /ˈgrʌm bəl/ verb (used without object), grumbled, grumbling. 1. to murmur or mutter in discontent; complain sullenly. 2. to utter low, indistinct sounds; growl. 3. to rumble: The thunder grumbled in the west. verb (used with object), grumbled, grumbling. 4. to express or utter with murmuring or complaining. noun 5. an expression of […]