Definitions for groomgrum, grʊm
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
one who is in charge of horses or a stable.
any of several officers of the English royal household.
Archaic. a manservant.
(v.t.)to tend carefully as to person and dress; make neat or tidy.
to clean, brush, and otherwise tend (a horse, dog, etc.).
to prepare for a position, etc.:
The mayor is being groomed for the presidency.
(of an animal) to tend (itself or another) by removing dirt or parasites from the fur, skin, feathers, etc.
Category: Animal Behavior, Zoology
Origin of groom:
1175–1225; ME grom boy, groom; appar. akin to grow
a man participant in his own marriage ceremony
stableman, stableboy, groom, hostler, ostler(noun)
someone employed in a stable to take care of the horses
a man who has recently been married
prepare, groom, train(verb)
educate for a future role or function
"He is grooming his son to become his successor"; "The prince was prepared to become King one day"; "They trained him to be a warrior"
dress, groom, curry(verb)
give a neat appearance to
"groom the dogs"; "dress the horses"
care for one's external appearance
"He is always well-groomed"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to clean and comb an animal
The horse/dog is being groomed.; monkeys grooming each other
to prepare sb for a particular job
His boss is grooming him to take over.
a man who is getting married
the bride and groom
a boy or young man; a waiter; a servant; especially, a man or boy who has charge of horses, or the stable
one of several officers of the English royal household, chiefly in the lord chamberlain's department; as, the groom of the chamber; the groom of the stole
a man recently married, or about to be married; a bridegroom
to tend or care for, or to curry or clean, as a, horse
Groom is a town in Carson County, Texas, United States. The population was 587 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Amarillo, Texas Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is on Interstate Highway 40 42 miles east of Amarillo, 220 miles west of Oklahoma City.
Translations for groom
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a person who looks after horses
a groom at the stables.
- سائِس الخَيْلArabic
- cavalariçoPortuguese (BR)
- čeledín (ke koním)Czech
- der StallknechtGerman
- mozo de cuadraSpanish
- متصدی اسب هاFarsi
- garçon d'écurieFrench
- סַייָס, סַייֶסֶתHebrew
- perawat kudaIndonesian
- zirgu puisisLatvian
- penjaga kudaMalay
- stalknecht, staljongenDutch
- متصدی اسب هاPersian
- مهتر، داسانو روزونكى: زومPashto
- paholok (pri koňoch)Slovak
- 馬夫Chinese (Trad.)
- грум; конюхUkrainian
- người chăn ngựaVietnamese
- 马夫Chinese (Simp.)
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