verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of groan
SYNONYMS FOR groan
Related formsgroan·er, noungroan·ing·ly, adverbun·der·groan, nounun·groan·ing, adjective
Can be confusedgroan grown (see synonym study at the current entry)
Examples from the Web for groaner
In that groaner, Burt is convinced he is going to die soon and sets about offing himself.
Mr. Groaner sighed with much feeling, and said she must not repine, adding in a comforting way that the world was full of sorrow.
A look of profound alarm came upon Mrs. Cinch's face, and she glanced at the Rev. Mr. Groaner.