gross

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈgrəʊs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/groʊs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(grōs)


Inflections of 'gross' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
grosser
adj comparative
grossest
adj superlative
Inflections of 'gross' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.):
gross
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (For 144 of something)
grosses
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (For whole amount)
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gross

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. the gross [margin, profit, cost, amount, weight]
  2. gross earnings on [dividends, investments, property]
  3. gross [earnings] before [commissions, taxes, deductions]
  4. gross income per [capita, nation, person, family]
  5. gross or net [earnings, income, interest]
  6. gross [domestic, national] product (of)
  7. a gross [injustice, violation, miscalculation, exaggeration]
  8. [fined, banned, punished, sued, reported] for gross negligence
  9. a gross [meal, child, smell, taste, sight]
  10. that [meal] was (completely) gross!
  11. [so, really, completely, totally] gross
  12. that's (just) gross!
  13. is the grossest thing I have ever [smelled]
  14. is too gross for me
  15. is gross to [think, imagine, consider] (that)
  16. don't be gross!
v
  1. (has) grossed [$1 million, millions]
  2. grossed [over, around, nearly] [$1 million]
  3. gross [$1 million] [a month, every year]
  4. grossed [$1 million] in the first [month]
  5. gross [$1 million] with the [deal, contract]
  6. the [film, book, sales] grossed [$1 million]
  7. gross out the [students, children]
  8. the [food, puke, sight] grossed me out
  9. [totally, really] grossed me out
  10. grossed out when I [saw, heard, thought]
n
  1. a [$200] gross
  2. [10] [more, less] than a gross
  3. a gross of [eggs, oranges, pencils]
  4. 144 is a gross
  5. [sold, buy them] by the gross
  6. a [large, small] gross
  7. the [box, ticket] office grosses
  8. [weekly, monthly, yearly] grosses
  9. [a yearly, an annual] gross of [$90,000]
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