What does groom mean?

Definitions for groom
grum, grʊmgroom

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. groom, bridegroom(noun)

    a man participant in his own marriage ceremony

  2. stableman, stableboy, groom, hostler, ostler(noun)

    someone employed in a stable to take care of the horses

  3. groom, bridegroom(verb)

    a man who has recently been married

  4. 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"

  5. dress, groom, curry(verb)

    give a neat appearance to

    "groom the dogs"; "dress the horses"

  6. groom, neaten(verb)

    care for one's external appearance

    "He is always well-groomed"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Groom(noun)

    a boy or young man; a waiter; a servant; especially, a man or boy who has charge of horses, or the stable

    Etymology: [Cf. Scot. grome, groyme, grume, gome, guym, man, lover, OD. grom boy, youth; perh. the r is an insertion as in E. bridegroom, and the word is the same as AS. guma man. See Bridegroom.]

  2. Groom(noun)

    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

    Etymology: [Cf. Scot. grome, groyme, grume, gome, guym, man, lover, OD. grom boy, youth; perh. the r is an insertion as in E. bridegroom, and the word is the same as AS. guma man. See Bridegroom.]

  3. Groom(noun)

    a man recently married, or about to be married; a bridegroom

    Etymology: [Cf. Scot. grome, groyme, grume, gome, guym, man, lover, OD. grom boy, youth; perh. the r is an insertion as in E. bridegroom, and the word is the same as AS. guma man. See Bridegroom.]

  4. Groom(verb)

    to tend or care for, or to curry or clean, as a, horse

    Etymology: [Cf. Scot. grome, groyme, grume, gome, guym, man, lover, OD. grom boy, youth; perh. the r is an insertion as in E. bridegroom, and the word is the same as AS. guma man. See Bridegroom.]

Freebase

  1. Groom

    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.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. groom

    One of several officers of the English royal household, chiefly in the lord chamberlain’s department; as the groom of the chamber; groom of the stole, or robes.

How to pronounce groom?

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How to say groom in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of groom in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of groom in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of groom in a Sentence

  1. Sukhum Nuangjanpat:

    Instead of being able to groom more than 10 dogs during the whole day, we can only take about five in order for us to practise social distancing.

  2. Sean Hutchison:

    I absolutely deny having any sexual or romantic relationship with her before she was old enough to legally make those decisions for herself. Prior to that time, I did nothing to ‘groom’ her.

  3. Ben Glassman:

    Effectively Xu and his( Chinese Ministry of State Security) colleagues sought to groom experts to hand over trade secrets, china has made clear that it has a program where it is seeking to acquire leading technological information in this industry and several others.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A groom should buy three batons on his wedding day and give one each to wife, mother and mother-in-law on the next day of his marriage.

  5. Sipho P Nkosi:

    Sometimes girls overlook simple guys and forget that they can groom those guys to be what they want.

Images & Illustrations of groom

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