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grabble

play
verb, grab·ble \ˈgra-bəl\

Definition of grabble

grabbledgrabbling play \-b(ə-)liŋ\

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to search with the hand :  grope

  3. 2 :  to lie or fall prone :  sprawl

grabbler play \-b(ə-)lər\ noun


Origin of grabble

Dutch grabbelen, from Middle Dutch, frequentative of grabben


First Known Use: circa 1580

Rhymes with grabble


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