gro

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See also: Gro, GRO, and gró

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening of gross, perhaps via grody.

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Adjective[edit]

gro (comparative more gro, superlative most gro)

  1. (US, slang) Disgusting, unpleasant; gross.
    Wash your hair! It's totally gro.

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German grāo, from Proto-Germanic *grēwaz. Cognate with German grau, English grey, Dutch grijs, Icelandic grár.

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Adjective[edit]

gro (masculine groen, neuter grot, comparative méi gro, superlative am groosten)

  1. grey

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Colors in Luxembourgish · Faarwen (layout · text)
     rout      gréng      giel      ?      wäiss
     ?      ?      ?      ?      rosa
     ?      blo      orange      gro      ?
     schwaarz      mof      brong      himmelblo      ?

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gróa

Verb[edit]

gro (imperative gro, present tense gror, passive -, simple past grodde, past participle grodd, present participle groende)

  1. to grow
  2. to sprout, germinate

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gróa

Verb[edit]

gro (present tense gror, past tense grodde, past participle grodd or grott, passive infinitive groast, present participle groande, imperative gro)

  1. to grow
  2. to sprout, germinate

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French gros.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡrôː/
  • Hyphenation: gro

Adverb[edit]

grȏ (Cyrillic spelling гро̑)

  1. much, a lot

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  • gro” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *grọw, from Proto-Celtic *grāwā.

Noun[edit]

gro m (uncountable)

  1. gravel, pebbles

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