groomer

noun
groom·​er | \ ˈgrü-mər How to pronounce groomer (audio) \

Definition of groomer

: one who grooms (animals, such as dogs)

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About halfway through the 19-second long video clip, the groomer is seen jerking the dogs head back numerous times before grabbing it by by the right ear. Fernando Alfonso Iii, Houston Chronicle, "PetSmart groomer fired after video showing her violently handling a dog goes viral," 2 Feb. 2018 Bathe your pet regularly (or take them to the groomer). Colleen Stinchcombe, SELF, "Here Are 9 Ways to Deal With a Pet Allergy If You Love Animals," 30 Nov. 2018 Animal bristles from boars, hogs and badgers — used by mustache and beard groomers — were spared the chop. Daniela Wei, The Seattle Times, "Winners and losers from Trump’s tariffs," 18 Sep. 2018 Mary in Hawaii Mary, baking soda is one of my best household helpers and go-to groomers! Heloise, Houston Chronicle, "Here’s to the U.S. flag!," 13 June 2018 Mutts & Mugs will share a parking lot with Friends of Bailee pet groomers, and is using the same landscape architect as midtown's Truitt Bark Park. Benjy Egel, sacbee, "Pub meets pug? Sacramento's new dog hangout will serve booze, coffee and bar food," 22 June 2018 Guest lecturers will include various people involved in animal care, such as a trainer, groomer or veterinarian. Sue Ellen Ross, Post-Tribune, "Critter Camp gives Northwest Indiana kids a hands-on approach to nature," 7 July 2018 The restaurant, which serves both northern and southern Thai dishes, is in a small shopping center off Burbank Boulevard, next to a dog groomer and an Edible Arrangements. Jenn Harris, latimes.com, "Viva Thai Elvis: One of dozens could be performing at your local restaurant," 25 May 2018 Other vendors include local dog trainers, pet stores, dog groomers and doggie day cares. Annie Alleman, chicagotribune.com, "Gortor Center Dog Day returns June 23," 13 June 2018

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First Known Use of groomer

circa 1890, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of groomer was circa 1890

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groomer

noun

English Language Learners Definition of groomer

: a person who cleans and cares for an animal

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