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"
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"
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"
A unit of measure to show the number of matches or boxes produced in 19th Century U.S. factories. Stands for 144 (12 dozen) items or pieces. Shipping boxes were usually made to hold 144 boxes or one gross of smaller match boxes.
The collective name for twelve twelve-man units in the Yeoman Army or Militia. It is referred to specifically as a grossmarch in the infantry, a grossbrace in archery units, and a grosslance in cavalry units. The twelve elected Yeomen (the leaders of each twelve-man unit) in the gross in turn elect a Serjeant to lead them.
domestic product GDP) A value measure of the flow of domestic goods and services produced by an economy over a period of time, such as a year. Only output values of goods for final consumption and investment are included because the values of primary and intermediate production are assumed to be included in final prices. The word gross indicates that deductions for depreciation of physical assets have not been made. Because of the turmoil in Lebanon since 1975, GDP estimates are very imprecise.
domestic product (GDP) Includes "transferred value" (cost of materials) and "newly created value" (profits and wages). "Nonproductive" activities (services) are not included in GDP; thus, it is not comparable with the Western concept of gross national product (GNP).
1) Any character or monster(s) that are extremely powerful."Do you reckon we've wiped out the party, those Undead were gross". 2) An encounter or event that causes silly amounts of damage to the player party.
Is the aggregate, cumulative or total amount is a quantity measure. It can refer to total long position, total short position, the total par position, total market value, the total futures contract equivalency position or other specified categorization.
The term "gross" or "domestic gross" (also known as domestic); refers to the sum of the price of all tickets purchased at the domestic box office, its gross revenue. The domestic box office is comprised of the United States and Canada.
The total fee the buyer is charged for a booking, including agents' fees, but excluding speaker expenses (air and ground transportation, tips, hotels, and meals.) Bureau commissions are not paid on expenses.