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groans

noun
plural of groan

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a crying out in grief
  • when the underdogs lost the playoffs, the groans of millions of disappointed fans were heard throughout the land

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2 a long low sound indicating pain or grief
  • let out a groan when he tried to stand on the sprained ankle

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groans

verb
present tense third-person singular of groan

Synonyms & Antonyms of groans (Entry 2 of 2)

to utter a moan
  • heard someone groaning in pain

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“Groans.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/groans. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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