Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “be stuck in a groove”

See all translations

be stuck in a groove

to be bored because you are doing the same things that you have done for a long time: We never do anything exciting any more - we seem to be stuck in a groove.
Translations of “be stuck in a groove”
in Chinese (Traditional) 感到單調乏味, 墨守成規…
in Chinese (Simplified) 感到单调乏味, 墨守成规…
(Definition of be stuck in a groove from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More