from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of groove.
  • n. A groove; a long indentation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of forming a groove or grooves; a groove, or collection of grooves.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A system of grooves; the act or method of making grooves, or of providing with grooves.
  • n. The forming of grooves in boilers at places where very rapid deterioration of the metal takes place, particularly at the laps of the riveted joints.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the cutting of spiral grooves on the inside of the barrel of a firearm


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • But they hadn't done the grooving, which is something that they do to the runways to increase grip for planes.

    CNN Transcript Jul 17, 2007

  • Please understand that I really like "Kashmir" and was kind of grooving to the possibility of a Kashmir-ish "Ring of Fire," until Adam started to sing.

    Adam Lambert sings "Ring of Fire."

  • In general, without the previous 45 minutes of "grooving" you can forget those advanced poses, unless you want to hurt yourself.

    Exanding the 5MM

  • Other airport upgrades, such as grooving the runway to accommodate landing larger jets in wet weather, are to be made with the additional $125,000 each from the city and county. - Local News

  • We're all kind of grooving around together, knit together by the blood and guts on the outside edges of the core, listening to music and going to our jobs and being in our families and breaking up and getting together and trying to remember to pluck our eyebrows and petting our cats and working in our gardens, all convinced, still, even though we're not in tenth grade, all of us (mostly) positive that no one understands us.


  • But in the end, when I got up this morning and had to make a decision about my route, I just didn’t feel right about heading down into a major city right now, when I’m kind of grooving on the quite and solitude (Even if KS is creeping me out a bit).

    Kansas – A Little Creepy With the Flat Plains for Miles & Miles | Living the Liminal

  • For now I’m kind of grooving on my role as a domestic engineer, even as it slowly drives me crazy.

    » Holding Down the Home Front

  • He is grooving too many of his pitches and is just making it too easy for the opposition to hit against him.

    Steven Hirsch: Mets: I'm Worried About Mike Pelfrey

  • I was grooving to the band when I heard a voice from behind me.

    Show Stoppah

  • Naturally, this parody features all your favorite "Sesame Street" monsters grooving to West's "Monster" like it's their favorite jam.

    WATCH: Kanye West's 'Monster' Meets 'Sesame Street'


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