Definition of Gropes

1. Noun. (plural of grope) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of grope) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gropes

1. grope [v] - See also: grope

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gropes

groovier
grooviest
groovily
grooviness
grooving
groovings
groovy
gropable
grope for
gropeable
groped
gropefest
groper
gropers
gropes (current term)
gropest
gropeth
groping
gropingly
gropings
gros point
grosbeak
grosbeaks
groschen
groschens
groser
grosers
grosert
groserts

Literary usage of Gropes

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1. Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Charles Knight (1843)
"1737. which, when not excessive, is of great utility to the gropes, keeping the skin soft and distensible, as well as thin, and allowing thereby the solar ..."

2. Medical Record by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman (1886)
"He said the laryngoscope is not often enough used by the general practitioner ; without it he gropes in the dark. The necessary instruments are not numerous ..."

3. Tom Slade on a Transport by Percy Keese Fitzhugh (1918)
"CHAPTER X HE GOES BELOW AND gropes IN THE DARK THERE were half a dozen or more staterooms along this passage. At the end of it was the steep, greasy flight ..."

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