be a grot


be a grot
Australian Slang
to be very dirty or untidy; filthy

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  • Grot (disambiguation) — Grot may refer to any of the following:*Grot, a fictional business in the British sitcom, The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin*Grot, a slang word meaning dirt or ugliness , more often used in its adjectival form, grotty . Variations of the word… …   Wikipedia

  • Grot — ist der Name folgender Personen: Anton Grot (Geburtsname: Antocz Franziszek Groszewski; 1884–1974), US amerikanischer Art Director und Szenenbildner polnischer Abstammung Denis Grot (* 1984), russisch weißrussischer Eishockeyspieler Guillano Grot …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • grot — grot; grot·to; grot·toed; grot·zen; grot·ty; …   English syllables

  • grot — I {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż I, D. u, Mc. grocie {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} ostre, najczęściej metalowe zakończenie drzewca kopii, włóczni, dzidy, lancy, oszczepu, strzały itp.; także: strzała : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Trójkątny, płaski grot. Grot z… …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • Grot Hotel — (Мальборк,Польша) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: Kościuszki 22D, 82 200 Мальб …   Каталог отелей

  • Grot — (gr[o^]t), n. [F. grotte, It. grotta. See {Grotto}.] A grotto. [Poetic] Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grot — Grot, Grote Grote (gr[=o]t), n. A groat. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grot — was the fictional company founded by Reginald Perrin in the television series The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin . A last gesture of defiance at the world, Perrin envisaged Grot as a company selling items that were deliberately useless machines …   Wikipedia

  • grot|to — «GROT oh», noun, plural toes or tos. 1. a cave or cavern, especially one that is picturesque or that forms an agreeable retreat. 2. an artificial cave made for coolness and pleasure. ╂[< Italian grotta, earlier grotto < Latin crypta <… …   Useful english dictionary

  • grot|ty — «GROT ee», adjective, ti|er, ti|est. British Slang. dreary; dull: »They live in bed sitters…and their rooms are so grotty they just can t bear to stay in (Manchester Guardian Weekly). ╂[alteration of grotesque, perhaps influenced by …   Useful english dictionary

  • Grot — Grot, 1) Silberscheide u. Rechnungsmünze in Bremen 4 Pfennige Cour., 72 = 1 Thaler Gold, s.u. Bremen (Geogr.); 2) G. (Flämisch), früher eingebildete Münze in Hamburg, namentlich beim Zuckerhandel gleich 1/2 Schilling Banco gerechnet …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon