gross

Part of speech: adjective

Dull; stupid.

Part of speech: noun

Grossness.

Part of speech: adverb

Grossly.

Part of speech: adjective

Large and coarse; glaring, as a fault.

Part of speech: adjective

Entire.

Part of speech: adjective

Indelicate; obscene.

Part of speech: noun

Twelve dozen, as a unit.

Part of speech: noun

The greater part; mass; entire amount.

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Usage examples "gross":

  1. He had a bear by the tail, and his contract price was tied to the gross.... - "Prologue to an Analogue", Leigh Richmond.
  2. Even in the case of receiving gross abuse, you cannot notice it as you would elsewhere. - "Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah", Sir Richard Francis Burton.
  3. A gross and horrible female, Beaumaroy! - "The Secret of the Tower", Hope, Anthony.