noun Older Use.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of grippe
OTHER WORDS FROM grippegrippal, adjectivegrippelike, adjectivepost·grip·pal, adjective
Words nearby grippe
Example sentences from the Web for grippe
I remember when I read Eternity, I was sick with grippe at the time and I just got sicker.
There were four cases in the village where I, lived, and fever and ague, malaria and grippe did their parts.The Woman Who Toils|Mrs. John Van Vorst and Marie Van Vorst
I did nt know it, but I was just coming down with tonsilitis and grippe and lots of things mixed.Daddy Long-Legs|Jean Webster
Yes, he was over the grippe which had prevented his going to Sam Clark's party.Main Street|Sinclair Lewis
I ought to explain that the grippe delayed us some weeks, and that we have since been waiting for Mr. Jones.The Letters Of Mark Twain, Volume 4, 1886-1900|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Grippe, pneumonia, whooping cough, and colds are believed to be caused by bacteria.A Civic Biology|George William Hunter