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groove

groove

 
pronunciation:
gruv
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition: a long narrow cut or dent in a surface.
Their skates left grooves in the ice.
synonyms:
furrow
similar words:
gouge, rut, trench
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: grooved, grooves, grooving
definition: to cut a groove into.
The carpenter grooved the wood.
synonyms:
rut
similar words:
furrow, gouge, line, score
derivation: groovelike (adj.)