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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    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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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. Sipho P Nkosi:

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

  2. 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.

  3. Buckingham Palace:

    The couple are delighted to announce an opportunity for 1,200 people from across the United Kingdom to be invited into the grounds of Windsor Castle to share the experience of their special day, the attendees will view the arrival of the congregation and Members of the Royal Family, listen to a live broadcast of the Marriage Service and watch as the Bride and Groom depart St. George’s Chapel at the end of the ceremony. The newly married couple will then undertake a short carriage procession through part of Windsor High Street. The carriage will process through the grounds of Windsor Castle, departing via Castle Hill to proceed along part of the High Street before returning to the Castle via Cambridge Gate.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    On the wedding day, the bride is always on cloud nine because she knows that from this day onward the groom will be dancing only to the tune of her blown musical rhyme.

  5. Christie Brinkley:

    Congratulation to the glowing bride and groom, And to my daughter Alexa, who has a wonderful friend in Alexis! Wishing the growing family every happiness!

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