grouts

/ (ɡraʊts) /

pl n

mainly British sediment or grounds, as from making coffee
a variant of groats

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Example sentences from the Web for grouts

  • The Grouts, however, were eager to go early and get it over with.

    In a Little Town|Rupert Hughes
  • The grouts of coffee will in a few seconds fall to the bottom of the cups.

  • Only they did not say "before folks" now; the Grouts never said "before folks" now—they said, "In the presence of guests."

    In a Little Town|Rupert Hughes