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grouches

noun
plural of grouch

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 an irritable and complaining person
  • an uncle who is a real grouch when he's sick

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2 an expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment
  • it wouldn't be a workday if we didn't hear his daily grouch about how bad the coffee is

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grouches

verb
present tense third-person singular of grouch

Synonyms & Antonyms of grouches (Entry 2 of 2)

to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely
  • always seems to be grouching about the weather

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“Grouches.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/grouches. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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