verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of groan
synonym study for groan
OTHER WORDS FROM groangroaner, noungroan·ing·ly, adverbun·der·groan, nounun·groan·ing, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH groangroan , grown
Example sentences from the Web for groan
He took face-fulls of bear spray with no way to shield himself, and a video captured his agonizing groans and twisted face as the assault continued before he was finally freed and pulled back.How battered D.C. police made a stand against the Capitol mob|Peter Hermann|January 15, 2021|Washington Post
There was a collective groan in the press box when two Giants jumped on Smith’s back and twisted him to the ground for their first sack of him on his second possession of the second quarter.Alex Smith got his second chance. Now it’s time to give Dwayne Haskins his.|Kevin Blackistone|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
In the show, Sharp has Christopher rock back and forth, groaning, his hands over his ears.
And before he went over to talk to them, he came over to my office, and he was moaning and groaning.
They listened with audible outrage, sighing and groaning in disbelief.
I watched per plunge directly into the groaning, writhing horde.The Extinction Parade: An Original Zombie Story by Max Brooks|Max Brooks|January 14, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The nationalist gangs are sensing a greener-than-usual green light; the blogosphere is groaning with ethnic paranoia.
It was packed with all the worst cases—dying and bleeding and groaning.
Would I see the kingdom of God set up in our groaning world; and would I like to fix a day for its commencement?A Lamp to the Path|W. K. Tweedie
The Duke walked into his sitting-room, where Hume found him groaning, and standing by the chimney-piece.The Greville Memoirs (Second Part)|Charles C. F. Greville
At the transparency the rival crowds were cheering or groaning according to the news that came.The Candidate|Joseph Alexander Altsheler
But he was restless all night, turning from one side to the other, and groaning.Yiddish Tales|Various