Pronunciation of Gross
/ɡɹˈə͡ʊs/, /ɡɹˈəʊs/, /ɡ_ɹ_ˈəʊ_s/
Synonyms for gross:
pull down, sinful, worthless, nasty, degenerate, salaried, raunchy, well-paid, lewd, unforgivable, immoral, unethical, dishonorable, murky, unacceptable, seamy, Overpaid, indefensible, scatologic, overweight, per diem, blameworthy, unpardonable, malevolent, squalid, iniquitous, earnings-related, deviant, dissolute, haul in, wicked, decadent, incorrigible, reprehensible, perverted, Fescennine, unclean, bodily, remunerative, debauched, low-paid, amoral, gross out, forbidden, hypocritical.
obese, awesome, wrong, earn, portly, vile, churlish, fatty, bring, Everything, unsavory, taboo, fleshy, uncultured, weighty, unnatural, scatological, extreme, errant, bulk, ungodly, unholy, subhuman, unpaid, tainted, rotten, corpulent, criminal, bawdy, shameful, ribald, overpay.
Other synonyms and related words:
dreadful, foul, uncouth, obese, shocking, horrid, obnoxious, bawdy, flagrant, noisome, odious, aggregate, bulk, vile, awful, smutty, fulsome, horrible, outrageous, lewd, stout, all, egregious, ribald, corpulent, arrant, fleshy, abominable, fat, shameful.
cockney, shameless, rude, common, sleazy, obscene, salty, broad, colloquial, clumsy, crass, indelicate, tasteless, homespun, chintzy, coarse, rank, sordid, ignominious, ignoble, tawdry, barnyard, unseemly, animal, vulgar, unpolished, offensive, glaring, unbecoming, coarse-grained, brutish, philistine, in bad taste, brazen, crude, boorish, barbaric, garish, inelegant, rough, gaudy, scandalous, tactless, idiomatic, revolting, repulsive, cheap, graceless, profane, earthy, raw, degraded, ill-bred, undignified, unrefined, low, base, outlandish, depraved.
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Sense 7 (noun)
five or more (noun)
hundredfold, fourscore, octavo, hexad, teens, dozen, grand, hundred, score, million, octagon, billion, thousand, octave, Jillion, sextuple, sixfold, decennium, sevenfold, decade, octet, trillion, Duodecimo, septuple.
funds, bill, change, swag, sterling, bond, profit, nugget, dough, receipts, bullion, scratch, pocket money, income, cash, wampum, balance sheet, iou, assets, money, loot, wallet, wherewithal, purse, issue, dollar, money order, lucre, ways and means, stock, proceeds, net worth, pounds, capital, draft, wad, greenback, moolah, fortune, promissory note, check, treasure, bank note, petty cash, coinage, ingot, bankroll, coupon, currency, silver, copper, spending money, worth, note, gold, wealth.
Usage examples for gross:
- Two gross rifles; one hundred gross cartridges. - "Ashton-Kirk, Investigator", John T. McIntyre.
- " If you take that kind of revenge on Sabina," said Meldon, " you will be doing an act of gross injustice for which you will be sorry up to the day of your death." - "The Simpkins Plot", George A. Birmingham.
- " Oh," said Mrs. Gregory, " no Mayrant was ever known to be gross!" - "Lady Baltimore", Owen Wister.