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See also: Gro, GRO, and gró

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Shortening of gross, perhaps via grody.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gro (comparative more gro, superlative most gro)

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

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LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

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 BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gróa

VerbEdit

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 NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gróa. Akin to English grow.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

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

  1. (of plants and body hair): to grow
    Graset gror godt i denne varmen.
    The grass is growing well in this heat.
  2. to sprout, germinate
  3. (of cuts and sores): to heal
    Ta plaster på såret til det gror.
    Put a band-aid on the sore until it heals.

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French gros.

PronunciationEdit

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

AdverbEdit

grȏ (Cyrillic spelling гро̑)

  1. much, a lot

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • gro” in Hrvatski jezični portal

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

gro m (uncountable)

  1. gravel, pebbles

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