grouch

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Etymology[edit]

From grutch.

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Noun[edit]

grouch (plural grouches)

  1. One who is grumpy or irritable.
    I don't feel like hanging around with that grouch.

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grouch (third-person singular simple present grouches, present participle grouching, simple past and past participle grouched)

  1. (intransitive) To be grumpy or irritable; to complain.
    He spent all his time grouching about the problem instead of fixing it.

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