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Spanish translation of “gross”


adjective /ɡrəus/
very bad
flagrante, grande, craso
gross errors/indecency.
vulgar gross behaviour/language. too fat
muy gordo, obeso
a large, gross woman.
total The gross weight of a parcel is the total weight of the contents, the box, the wrapping etc. grossly adverb
groseramente, indecentemente
The factory workers are grossly underpaid He behaved grossly.
(Definition of gross from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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