- to disgust or offend, especially by crude language or behavior.
- to shock or horrify.
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In Kenya, some 50 percent of the nation’s gross domestic product now moves through M-Pesa — a mobile money platform.
The state says the decision qualifies as having a “material effect,” in that case, if it could result in an increase of the entity’s gross revenues by $1 million or more.Bry Might Recuse Herself From Future Franchise Fee Decisions|Andrew Keatts and MacKenzie Elmer|October 23, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Today, Ura’s job is to study gross national happiness and the way Bhutan implements it—as well as to spread the idea around the world.How “gross national happiness” helped Bhutan keep covid-19 at bay|Katie McLean|October 21, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Based on what you shared in the podcast, that was a gross mischaracterization of how it went down.Former Avalon singer on coming out, getting ousted and where he is today|Joey DiGuglielmo|October 20, 2020|Washington Blade
When it comes to fourth-quarter gross domestic product, meanwhile, the economists’ predictions were basically back where they started.The Economy Won’t Be Back To Normal Until 2022 Or Later, According To Our Survey Of Economists|Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux (Amelia.Thomson-DeVeaux@abc.com)|October 19, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
How to Train Your Dragon 2, the tenth highest grossing movie in 2014 America, made $22 million at the Korean box office.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea|Rich Goldstein|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With a total of $289 million (adjusted for inflation), it is the highest-grossing silent film of all time.How to Save Silent Movies: Inside New Jersey’s Cinema Paradiso|Rich Goldstein|October 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the U.S., however, it was only the second-highest grossing film, behind Forrest Gump.‘The Lion King’ Turns 20: Every Crazy, Weird Fact About the Disney Classic|Kevin Fallon|June 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And, Zyrtec, an antihistamine, was the highest grossing nonfood of 2008, coming in at $316 million in sales.Blame Climate Change for Your Terrible Seasonal Allergies|Kent Sepkowitz|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Only one of the top 10 highest grossing movies of the year made it into Best Picture, Gravity.10 Facts about the 2014 Oscar Nominations That Will Make You Sad|Kevin Fallon|January 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for gross
- the entire amount
- the great majority