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Definition:

  1. [noun] twelve dozen
    Synonyms: 144

  2. [noun] the entire amount of income before any deductions are made
    Synonyms: revenue, receipts

  3. [verb] earn before taxes, expenses, etc.

  4. [adjective] before any deductions; "gross income"

  5. [adjective] visible to the naked eye (especially of rocks and anatomical features)
    Synonyms: megascopic

  6. [adjective] of general aspects or broad distinctions; "the gross details of the structure appear reasonable"

  7. [adjective] repellently fat; "a bald porcine old man"
    Synonyms: porcine

  8. [adjective] conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible; "a crying shame"; "an egregious lie"; "flagrant violation of human rights"; "a glaring error"; "gross ineptitude"; "gross injustice"; "rank treachery"
    Synonyms: crying, egregious, flagrant, glaring, rank

  9. [adjective] without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers; "an arrant fool"; "a complete coward"; "a consummate fool"; "a double-dyed villain"; "gross negligence"; "a perfect idiot"; "pure folly"; "what a sodding mess"; "stark staring mad"; "a thoroughgoing villain"; "utter nonsense"
    Synonyms: arrant, complete, consummate, double-dyed, everlasting, perfect, pure, sodding, stark, staring, thoroughgoing, utter

  10. [adjective] conspicuously and tastelessly indecent; "coarse language"; "a crude joke"; "crude behavior"; "an earthy sense of humor"; "a revoltingly gross expletive"; "a vulgar gesture"; "full of language so vulgar it should have been edited"
    Synonyms: coarse, crude, earthy, vulgar

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