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Word: groom

Definition: man employed to take care of horses; V: make neat and trim; clean and brush (an animal)


Sentences Containing 'groom'

With the entrance of M. Morrel, Danglars and Caderousse were despatched in search of the bride groom to convey to him the intelligence of the arrival of the important personage whose coming had created such a lively sensation, and to beseech him to make haste.
said the old father of the bride groom, as he carried to his lips a glass of wine of the hue and brightness of the topaz, and which had just been placed before Mercedes herself.
The groom, in obedience to his orders, tapped at the window of the porter's lodge, saying,``Pray, does not the Count of Monte Cristo live here?''
Andrea Cavalcanti found his tilbury waiting at the door; the groom, in every respect a caricature of the English fashion, was standing on tiptoe to hold a large iron gray horse.
The groom heard him with humility, took the bit of the impatient animal with his left hand, and with the right held out the reins to Andrea, who, taking them from him, rested his polished boot lightly on the step.
``You have no right to beg at night,''said the groom, endeavoring to rid his master of the troublesome intruder.
``All at once I see you pass through the barrier with a groom, a tilbury, and fine new clothes.
Your tilbury, your groom, your clothes, are not then hired?
``Take out the horses quickly, and come up to me,''said Andrea to his groom.
The porter was in attendance; he had been apprised by the groom of the last stage of the count's approach.
It was close upon four before the door opened, and a drunken-looking groom, ill-kempt and side-whiskered, with an inflamed face and disreputable clothes, walked into the room.
I left the house a little after eight o'clock this morning in the character of a groom out of work.
My father was absent from home at the time of my arrival, and I was informed by the maid that he had driven over to Ross with John Cobb, the groom.
My groom and my page sleep out of the house, and may be set aside altogether.
I call him mine, but really old Toller, my groom, is the only man who can do anything with him.
'He dined in town yesterday, and drove down in the phaeton by himself,' said Tiffey, 'having sent his own groom home by the coach, as he sometimes did, you know--' 'Well?'
That a weak diseased body, a meagre countenance, and sallow complexion, are the true marks of noble blood; and a healthy robust appearance is so disgraceful in a man of quality, that the world concludes his real father to have been a groom or a coachman.
The first money I laid out was to buy two young stone-horses, which I keep in a good stable; and next to them, the groom is my greatest favourite, for I feel my spirits revived by the smell he contracts in the stable.
Aloft, like a royal czar and king, the sun seemed giving this gentle air to this bold and rolling sea; even as bride to groom.
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