Sinonimi di grub
1 (sostantivo )
the short legless larva of certain insects, such as beetlesThe grubs do their damage by tunnelling through ripened fruit.
fetid, maggot-infested meat
2 (sostantivo )
food(slang) Get yourself some grub and come and sit down.
Enjoy your food!
a crop grown for animal feed
tack (informal), ,
kai (New Zealand, informal),
I'm starving - let's have some kai.
The state provided a basic quantity of food for daily sustenance.
nosh (slang), , ,
It served delicious, authentic nosh
vittles (obsolete, dialect)
1 (verbo )
to search carefully for something by digging or by moving things aboutgrubbing through piles of paper for his address
Armed troops searched the hospital yesterday.
We scoured the telephone directory for clues.
She ferreted among some papers.
They rummage through piles of second-hand clothes.
They were forced to forage for clothes and fuel.
fossick (Australian, New Zealand)
If you fossick around in some specialist music stores, you may be lucky enough to find a copy.
2 (verbo )
chickens grubbing around in the dirt for food
See grub something up
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in the sense of burrow
to delve deeplyHe burrowed into the pile of charts.
in the sense of feed
food, esp. that given to animals or babiesa crop grown for animal feed
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