grubbing grubbing

Definition(s):

  1. (n) informal terms for a meal
  2. (n) a soft thick wormlike larva of certain beetles and other insects
  3. (v) ask for and get free; be a parasite
  4. (v) search about busily

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It made me feel genuinely sorry for its limelight-grubbing pugilists.
  2. At the start it was the old hand grubbing.
  3. Surly, coldblooded, money grubbing antiheroes are the best, especially if they grunt a lot.

News

  • Kristen Stewart Continues Her Post-Breakup Roadtrip

    (Instagram) Kristen Stewart is continuing her post-breakup roadtrip adventure with yet another stop at a high-class entertainment establishment. A few days after hanging out with the gals at an Amarillo, TX Hooters, the Twilight actress was spotted in Memphis, Tenn. posing for pics and grubbing down on some Southern fried goodness at Blues City Cafe. Later, she made her way to famed watering ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Zimbio

Quotes

  1. "People tend think of Toronto as a city full of money-grubbing pigs," said McDonald during a recent interview. "It is called Hogtown for a reason, but the Toronto we've painted is full of good loving and good people and good music."
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Bruce McDonald Source: Vancouver Sun

  2. Angle said he was going to make an example of "the money grubbing whiny bitch" Steiner had become.
    on Feb 12, 2007 By: Kurt Angle Source: ProWrestling.com

  3. "My amendment deplores the money grubbing move by the 7th Duke of Sutherland but points out that the family fortune...... [was] made from the sweat of canal builders in northwest England," Gibson said. "Surely Mr. Peacock should be demanding...
    on Feb 23, 2009 By: Rob Gibson Source: ARTINFO

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