grouse Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"grouse" in British English

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grousenoun [C]

uk   us   /ɡraʊs/

grouse noun [C] (BIRD)

(plural grouse) a ​smallfatbird, ​shot for ​sport and ​food

grouse noun [C] (COMPLAINT)

(plural grouses) informal an ​angrycomplaint

grouseverb [I]

uk   us   /ɡraʊs/ informal
to ​complainangrily: She's always grousing about how she's been ​treated by the ​management.
(Definition of grouse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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grouseverb [I]

 us   /ɡrɑʊs/ infml

grouse verb [I] (COMPLAIN)

to ​complain: He’s always grousing about how hard he has to ​work.

grousenoun [C/U]

 us   /ɡrɑʊs/ (plural grouse)

grouse noun [C/U] (BIRD)

a ​small, ​fatbird that is ​hunted, or the ​flesh of this ​birdeaten as ​meat
(Definition of grouse from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “grouse”
in Spanish urogallo…
in Vietnamese gà gô…
in Malaysian grouse…
in Thai นกตระกูล Tetraonidae…
in French grouse…
in German schottisches Moorhuhn…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鸟, 松鸡…
in Turkish bir tür keklik, ufak tefek şikâyet, dertlenme…
in Russian куропатка, жалоба…
in Indonesian ayam-ayaman…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鳥, 松雞…
in Polish pardwa, bolączka…
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