grosz

[grawsh]

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

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

Nearby words

  1. grossular,
  2. grossularite,
  3. grosswardein,
  4. grosvenor,
  5. grosvenor, gilbert hovey,
  6. grosz, george,
  7. groszy,
  8. grot,
  9. grote,
  10. grotesk

Origin of grosz

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

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British Dictionary definitions for groszy

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

Grosz

noun

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