Grouser
Grouser Grou"ser, n. ({Dredging}, {Pile Driving}, etc.) A pointed timber attached to a boat and sliding vertically, to thrust into the ground as a means of anchorage. [1913 Webster]

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  • grouser — n A complainer, a whiner. Doolittle is a constant grouser that everybody hates. 1900s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • grouser — noun see grouse II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • grouser — See grouse2. * * * …   Universalium

  • grouser — noun a) A person who grouses; a grumbler b) A temporary pile driven into the bottom of a river to hold a boat in position; a spud …   Wiktionary

  • grouser — Canadian Slang a complainer, a whiner …   English dialects glossary

  • grouser — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Informal. A person who habitually complains or grumbles: complainer, crab, faultfinder, grouch, growler, grumbler, grump, murmurer, mutterer, whiner. Informal: crank, griper. Slang: bellyacher, sorehead, sourpuss. See… …   English dictionary for students

  • grouser — grous·er || graÊŠsÉ™(r) n. complainer; grumbler (Slang); (Nautical) pointed log of wood attached to a boat sliding in an upright manner which is pushed into the ground as anchorage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • grouser —  Complaining person …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • grouser — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chris Adler (drummer) — Chris Adler With Lamb of God at Sonisphere Sweden 2009 Background information Birth name Christopher James Adler …   Wikipedia

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