Definition Of groused


complain pettily; grumble.

she heard him grousing about his assistant

Example Of groused

  • ‘I don't know what the American people think,’ Roosevelt groused .

  • ‘Oh, fine, so maybe there's some truth in it,’ he groused .

  • ‘These journalists come here with their minds already made up,’ he groused .

  • Commercial snapper crews grouse also about offshore shrimpers, although not quite so vocally, and feel that sport fishermen may get too large a share.

  • For decades, the moguls groused because their products, unlike cars and potato chips, were not endlessly reproducible.

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