noun, plural gro·szy [graw-shee] /ˈgrɔ ʃi/.

an aluminum coin of Poland, the 100th part of a zloty.

Origin of grosz

1945–50; < Polish < Czech groš; see groschen




George,1893–1959, U.S. painter and graphic artist, born in Germany. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for grosz


noun plural groszy (ˈɡrɔːʃɪ)

a Polish monetary unit worth one hundredth of a złoty

Word Origin for grosz

from Polish, from Czech grosh; see groschen



George. 1893–1959, German painter, in the US from 1932, whose works satirized German militarism and bourgeois society
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