grouty

  • 1 Grouty — Grout y, a. Cross; sulky; sullen. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 grouty — [grout′ē] adj. groutier, groutiest [< dial. grout, to grumble + Y2] Dial. rough or surly …

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  • 3 grouty — ˈgrau̇d.ē adjective ( er/ est) Etymology: perhaps from grout (I) + y : cross, sulky, sullen those old warrior priests were but gruff and grouty at the best Herman Melville grouty, bad tempered, and …

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  • 4 grouty — /grow tee/, adj., groutier, groutiest. sulky; surly; bad tempered. [1825 35; grout to grumble, sulk, of uncert. orig. (cf. GROUSE2, GROUCH) + Y1] * * * …

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  • 5 grouty — adjective a) Turbid as with liquor. b) Angry or surly, sulky …

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  • 6 grouty — a. (Colloq.) Sullen, moody, sulky, surly, morose, cross, glum, grum, spleeny, cynical, crabbed, cross grained, out of humor, out of temper …

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  • 7 Harry Grout — Genial Harry Grout, or Grouty , as he is often referred to, was a character in the popular BBC sitcom Porridge. Despite appearing in only three episodes (though referred to in many more) and the film, he is one of the best remembered characters… …

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  • 8 Porridge (TV series) — This article is about the British TV series. For other uses, see Porridge (disambiguation). Porridge Porridge Titles Format Comedy Created by …

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  • 9 Sullenness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sullenness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sullenness sullenness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 morosity morosity spleen Sgm: N 1 churlishness churlishness &c.(discourtesy) 895 Sgm: N 1 irascibility irascibility &c. 901 …

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  • 10 Grumpy — Grump y, a. [Cf. {Grumble}, and {Grum}.] Surly; dissatisfied; grouty. [Collog.] Ferby. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 11 Вон, Питер — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Вон. Питер Вон Peter Vaughan Имя при рождении: Питер Ольм Дата рождения: 4 апреля 1923(1923 04 0 …

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  • 12 Воган, Питер — Питер Воган Peter Vaughan Имя при рождении: Peter Olm Дата рождения: 4 апреля 1923 (86 лет)(19230404) Место рождения: Шрусбери, Шропшир, Англия …

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  • 13 Вон Питер — Питер Воган Peter Vaughan Имя при рождении: Peter Olm Дата рождения: 4 апреля 1923 (86 лет)(19230404) Место рождения: Шрусбери, Шропшир, Англия …

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  • 14 Питер Вон — Питер Воган Peter Vaughan Имя при рождении: Peter Olm Дата рождения: 4 апреля 1923 (86 лет)(19230404) Место рождения: Шрусбери, Шропшир, Англия …

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  • 15 grum — a. 1. Sour, surly, morose, sullen, crabbed, grumpy, glum (Colloq.), grouty (colloq.). 2. Guttural, rumbling, deep in the throat …

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  • 16 cross — I. n. 1. Gibbet (made of pieces of wood placed transversely). 2. [With The prefixed.] Gospel, Christian doctrine, Christian religion, Christianity, Christendom. 3. Trial, vexation, trouble, affliction, misfortune. 4. Intermixture (of species). II …

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  • 17 grout|y — grout|y1 «GROW tee», adjective, grout|i|er, grout|i|est. U.S. sulky; cross. ╂[< obsolete grout to grumble, sulk] …

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