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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a bad-tempered person;
[syn: grouch, grump, crank, churl, crosspatch]


VERB (1)

1. show one's unhappiness or critical attitude;
- Example: "He scolded about anything that he thought was wrong"
- Example: "We grumbled about the increased work load"
[syn: grouch, grumble, scold]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

grouch \grouch\ (grouch), n. A bad-tempered person. Syn: grump, crank, churl, crosspatch. [WordNet 1.5]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

grouch \grouch\ v. i. to complain habitually, especially about minor or routine annoyances. Syn: grumble, gripe. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

grouch n 1: a bad-tempered person [syn: grouch, grump, crank, churl, crosspatch] v 1: show one's unhappiness or critical attitude; "He scolded about anything that he thought was wrong"; "We grumbled about the increased work load" [syn: grouch, grumble, scold]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

70 Moby Thesaurus words for "grouch": Tartar, air a grievance, bear, beef, bellyache, bellyacher, bitch, clamor, complain, complainant, complainer, crab, crank, croak, croaker, crosspatch, dragon, faultfinder, feist, fire-eater, fret, fret and fume, frondeur, fury, fuss, gripe, griper, grizzly bear, groan, grouse, grouser, growl, growler, grumble, grumbler, grump, grunt, holler, hothead, hotspur, howl, kick, kicker, killjoy, kvetch, lodge a complaint, malcontent, mope, murmur, murmurer, mutter, mutterer, querulous person, raise a howl, reactionary, reactionist, rebel, register a complaint, scold, sorehead, sourpuss, spoilsport, squawk, sulk, take on, ugly customer, wet blanket, whiner, yap, yelp