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Synonyms for grubgrʌb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chow, chuck, eats, grub(noun)

    informal terms for a meal

    chow, eats, grub, chow chow, chuck

  2. grub(verb)

    a soft thick wormlike larva of certain beetles and other insects

    eats, chow, chuck

  3. mooch, bum, cadge, grub, sponge(verb)

    ask for and get free; be a parasite

    loaf, shnorr, arse around, cadge, frig around, schnorr, lounge around, arse about, waste one's time, loll around, bum around, scrounge, bum, lounge about, sponge, grub, loll, mooch, bum about

  4. grub(verb)

    search about busily

    bum, sponge, cadge, mooch

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. grub(v. a.)

    dig, eradicate, dig up, root up, root out, grub up

  2. grub(v. n.)

    dig, be meanly employed

  3. grub(n.)

    catterpillar, larva

  4. grub(n.)


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chow, eat

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