a man or boy in charge of horses or the stable.
any of several officers of the English royal household.
Archaic. a manservant.
verb (used with object)
to tend carefully as to person and dress; make neat or tidy.
to clean, brush, and otherwise tend (a horse, dog, etc.).
to prepare for a position, election, etc.:
The mayor is being groomed for the presidency.
(of an animal) to tend (itself or another) by removing dirt, parasites, or specks of other matter from the fur, skin, feathers, etc.: often performed as a social act.
a person employed to clean and look after horses
any of various officers of a royal or noble household
(archaic) a male servant or attendant
(archaic, poetic) a young man
to make or keep (clothes, appearance, etc) clean and tidy
to rub down, clean, and smarten (a horse, dog, etc)
to train or prepare for a particular task, occupation, etc: to groom someone for the Presidency
to win the confidence of (a victim) in order to a commit sexual assault on him or her
noun 1. a bridegroom. 2. a man or boy in charge of horses or the stable. 3. any of several officers of the English royal household. 4. Archaic. a manservant. verb (used with object) 5. to tend carefully as to person and dress; make neat or tidy. 6. to clean, brush, and otherwise tend (a […]
noun 1. a long, narrow cut or indentation in a surface, as the cut in a board to receive the tongue of another board (tongue-and-groove joint) a furrow, or a natural indentation on an organism. 2. the track or channel of a phonograph record for the needle or stylus. 3. a fixed routine: to get […]
verb (used with object), ground or (Rare) grinded; grinding. 1. to wear, smooth, or sharpen by abrasion or friction; whet: to grind a lens. 2. to reduce to fine particles, as by pounding or crushing; bray, triturate, or pulverize. 3. to oppress, torment, or crush: to grind the poor. 4. to rub harshly or gratingly; […]
verb (used with object) 1. to form into a new or restructured group or grouping. verb (used without object) 2. to become reorganized in order to make a fresh start: If the plan doesn’t work, we’ll have to regroup and try something else. 3. Military. to become organized in a new tactical formation. verb 1. […]