Grouse

Definition of Grouse

Pronunciation: grous
n. sing. &1.(Zool.) Any of the numerous species of gallinaceous birds of the family Tetraonidæ, and subfamily Tetraoninæ, inhabiting Europe, Asia, and North America. They have plump bodies, strong, well-feathered legs, and usually mottled plumage. The group includes the ptarmigans (Lagopus), having feathered feet.
v. i.1.To seek or shoot grouse.
2.To complain or grumble; as, employees grousing about their incompetent boss.

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