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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A long narrow cut, slot, or worn place. Also: A situation or an activity that one enjoys or to which one is especially well suited.

Usage examples (36)
  • If you don't like what you are doing, you can always pick up your needle and move to another groove.
  • groove a vinyl record
  • George Mason never found its groove from the field.
  • You move on, and yesterday's hot groove is stone-cold. for more
Tutoring comment
  • The well used-path was a "groove" (a cut or rut) that ran through the "grove" (a group of trees).
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