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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible manner.

Usage examples (38)
  • Adjective : gross earnings; gross sales. ,a gross scoundrel. ,gross injustice. ,gross remarks. ,gross vegetation. ,He wore an...
  • Verb (used with object) : The company grossed over three million dollars last year
  • He was reacting to what he described as grossly incorrect and mischievous media reports about the ANC and Mpumalanga province.
  • As to my being a liberal, you are once again grossly incorrect. for more
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